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The monitoring service running on the remote host is affected by an
arbitrary command execution vulnerability.
The remote host is running a version of Nagios NRPE that contains a
flaw that is triggered when input passed via '$()' is not properly
sanitized before being used to execute plugins.
An unauthenticated, remote attacker could exploit this issue to
execute arbitrary commands within the context of the vulnerable
See also :
Upgrade to Nagios NRPE 2.14 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 66361 ()
Bugtraq ID: 58142
CVE ID: CVE-2013-1362
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