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 :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2003-q1/0018.html

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of BitKeeper.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 11198 (bitkeeper_remote_shell.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 6588
6589
6590

CVE ID: