This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote SSH server is affected by a privilege escalation
According to its banner, the version of SSH Secure Shell running on
the remote host is between 2.0.13 and 3.2.1. There is a bug in such
versions that may allow a non-interactive shell session, such as used
in scripts, to obtain higher privileges due to a flaw in the way
setsid() is used.
See also :
Upgrade to SSH Secure Shell 3.1.5 / 3.2.2 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 11169 ()
Bugtraq ID: 6247
CVE ID: CVE-2002-1644
Upgrade to Nessus Professional today!
Start your free Nessus Cloud trial now!
Begin Free Trial
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.