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Perl, sh, csh, or other shell interpreters are installed in the cgi-bin directory on a WWW site, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
19990607 Disclaimer: The record 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)
Modified (20000114)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Northcutt, Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Baker
REVIEWING(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> What is the right level of abstraction to use here?  Should
   we combine all possible interpreters into a single entry,
   or have a different entry for each one?  I've often seen
   Perl separated from other interpreters - is it included
   by default in some Windows web server configurations?
 Christey> Add tcsh, zsh, bash, rksh, ksh, ash, to support search.
 Frech> XF:http-cgi-vuln(146)

Proposed (Legacy)
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