This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected installations of CentOS Web Panel cwp-e22.214.171.124.923. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within ajax_dashboard.php. When parsing the service_start parameter, the process does not properly validate a user-supplied string before using it to execute a system call. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of root. Was ZDI-CAN-9719.