It is reported that cPanel is susceptible to an information disclosure vulnerability in its function to enable Front Page extensions.
This vulnerability reportedly allows attackers to gain access to the contents of arbitrary, potentially sensitive files. This may aid them in further attacks.
Version 9.9.1-RELEASE-3 of cPanel was reported vulnerable. Other versions may also be affected.
while [ 1 ]; do if [ -d "_private" ]; then rm -fr _private; ln -s /root _private; break; fi; done