WebWho+ whois.cgi Remote Command Execution

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1589

Synopsis

The remote host is using a vulnerable version of WebWho+ (webwho.pl).

Description

The remote host is using WebWho+ (webwho.pl), a CGI that contains a flaw that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary commands on this host.

Solution

Upgrade to a newer version of this CGI.

See Also

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/1999-q4/0469.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 1589

File Name: 1589.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 11333

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2000-0010

BID: 892