Zabbix node_process_command() Function Crafted Request Arbitrary Command Execution

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote service allows execution of arbitrary commands.

Description :

The version of Zabbix server running on the remote host has a command
execution vulnerability in the 'process_node_command()' function of

A remote attacker could exploit this by sending a specially crafted
request, resulting in the execution of operating system commands.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Zabbix 1.6.8 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 44620 ()

Bugtraq ID: 37989

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4498