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phpGedView arbitrary file reading Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
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Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is running phpGedView - a set of CGIs written in PHP designed
to do web-based genealogy.
There is a bug in this software which may allow a possible hacker to read
arbitary files on the remote web server with the rights of the
web user. Another bug may also allow a possible hacker to include arbitrary PHP
files hosted on a third-party web site.
Solution : Upgrade to the latest version of phpGedView or disable this software
Threat Level: High
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