BitKeeper Daemon Mode diff Shell Command Injection

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote revision control server has a remote command
execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running version 3.0.x of BitKeeper.
Some versions of this service are known to allow anyone to execute
arbitrary commands with the privileges of the BitKeeper daemon.

*** Nessus did not check for this vulnerability, but solely
*** relied on the banner of the remote server to issue this warning.

BitKeeper is also reportedly vulnerable to a race condition
involving temporary file creation. Nessus did not check for this issue.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of BitKeeper.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 11198 (bitkeeper_remote_shell.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 6588