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Hoard of vulnerabilities found in SysAid Help Desk


Softpedia - (International) A security researcher discovered 11 vulnerabilities in SysAid Help Desk version 14.4, including a flaw that could allow an attacker to create an administrator account without any authentication, and an exploit in which an attacker could perform remote execution by uploading arbitrary files via directory transversal attacks. The software is used by over 10,000 organizations worldwide.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:25