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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200507-07
(phpWebSite: Multiple vulnerabilities)
phpWebSite fails to sanitize input sent to the XML-RPC server
using the 'POST' method. Other unspecified vulnerabilities have been
discovered by Diabolic Crab of Hackers Center.
A remote attacker could exploit the XML-RPC vulnerability to
execute arbitrary PHP script code by sending specially crafted XML data
to phpWebSite. The undisclosed vulnerabilities do have an unknown
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All phpWebSite users should upgrade to the latest available
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-app/phpwebsite-0.10.1-r1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 18656 (gentoo_GLSA-200507-07.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-1921