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WEB Apache HTTP Server mod_proxy_ftp Wildcard Characters Cross-Site Scripting (CVE-2008-2939)
Threat Level: High
Release Date: 2010/3/9
Category: Web Attacks
Signature ID: 1110064
Included In:
Affected OS: Linux, FreeBSD, Other Unix
Description: There exist a cross-site scripting vulnerability in Apache mod_proxy_ftp module. The flaw is due to lack of sanitization of user supplied input data.
Impact: Remote code execution
Recommendation: Update vendor's patch.
False Positive: None
False Negative: None
Additional Information (Links open in new window):
Reference(s): BID-30560; CVE-2008-2939

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