|Category:||Web application abuses|
|Summary:||Checks for the presence of /wwwboard/passwd.txt|
The remote web server contains a CGI application that is prone to
The remote host is running WWWBoard, a bulletin board system written
by Matt Wright.
This board system comes with a password file (passwd.txt) installed
next to the file 'wwwboard.html'. An attacker may obtain the content
of this file and decode the password to modify the remote www board.
See also :
Configure the wwwadmin.pl script to change the name and location of
BugTraq ID: 649|
BugTraq ID: 12453
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-1999-0953
Bugtraq: 19980903 wwwboard.pl vulnerability (Google Search)
Bugtraq: 19990916 More fun with WWWBoard (Google Search)
|Copyright||This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Jonathan Provencher|
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