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Excite for Web Servers (EWS) allows remote command execution via shell metacharacters.
Note: References are provided for the convenience of the reader to help distinguish between vulnerabilities. The list is not intended to be complete.
  • BUGTRAQ:19971217 CGI security hole in EWS (Excite for Web Servers)
  • BUGTRAQ:19980115 Excite announcement
  • CERT:VB-98.01.excite
  • XF:excite-cgi-search-vuln
Date Entry Created
19990911 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.
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