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Mambo Undisclosed Authentication Bypass

High

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a flaw that allows for the bypassing of authentication.

Description

The remote host is running the Mambo Content Server, an application for generating dynamic content for web servers. The remote application is vulnerable to a flaw where remote attackers can bypass authentication and access confidential data. The exact details of the flaw are unknown; however, it is believed that an attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to access confidential data that was readable by the web server process.

Solution

Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.