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ows-bin Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks if ows-bin is vulnerable
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Oracle's Web Listener (a component of the Oracle Application Server),
is installed and can be used by a remote attacker to run arbitrary
commands on the web server.
Read more about this hole at:
Solution : If 'ows-bin' is the default CGI directory used by the Oracle Application Server Manager,
then remove the ows-bin virtual directory or point it to a more benign directory.
If 'ows-bin' is not the default then verify that there are no batch files in this directory.
Threat Level: High
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