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How important is CGI Access?

Discussion in 'Security' started by hendranata, Sep 7, 2017.

  1. hendranata

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    sometime i got message "A user recently uploaded a CGI script than can send email"

    and it shows following script that indicate potentially send big number of email (spam)

    so from this case, i want to ask. when we create a new package, there is an option "CGI access". how important is that?
    if we uncheck "CGI access", what will happen next?
    since allow CGI access can cause spammer
     
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