Family: CGI abuses --> Category: destructive_attack
php.cgi buffer overrun Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for the /cgi-bin/php.cgi buffer overrun
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
There is a buffer overrun in
the 'php.cgi' CGI program, which will allow anyone to
execute arbitrary commands with the same rights as the
web server (root or nobody).
Solution : remove it from /cgi-bin.
Threat Level: High
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