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Directory traversal vulnerability in in Avenger's News System (ANS) 2.11 and earlier allows remote attackers to determine the existence of arbitrary files or execute any Perl program on the system via a .. (dot dot) in the p parameter, which reads the target file and attempts to execute the line using Perl's eval function.
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Date Entry Created
20020501 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20020502)
Votes (Legacy)
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(4) Cole, Cox, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:ans-plugin-execute-commands(8256)

Proposed (Legacy)
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