thttpd contains a flaw that may allow a malicious local user to execute privileged commands. The issue is triggered when a user calls the 'htpasswd' utility but supplies arbitrary commands along with a username to be added to a password file. It is possible that the flaw may allow the user to bypass the required authentication and execute arbitrary programs with privileged access.
Local Access Required
Loss of Integrity
Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.
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