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A CGI scanner is an

[a]utomated security program that searches for well-known vulnerabilities in web servers and off-the-shelf web application software. Often CGI Scanners are not very 'stateful' in their analysis and only test a series HTTP requests against known CGI strings.[1]

References Edit

  1. The Web Security Glossary (full-text).

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