The KW whois cgi is installed. This CGI has
a well known security flaw that lets anyone execute arbitrary
commands with the privileges of the http daemon (root or nobody).
Solution : remove it from /cgi-bin or upgrade to version 1.1
Risk factor : High
BugTraq ID: 1883|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2000-0941
Bugtraq: 20001029 Remote command execution via KW Whois 1.0 (Google Search)
Bugtraq: 20001029 Re: Remote command execution via KW Whois 1.0 (addition) (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: kw-whois-meta(5438)
|Copyright||This script is Copyright (C) 2000 Renaud Deraison|
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