How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
The MITRE CVE database describes CVE-2011-2766 as :
The FCGI (aka Fast CGI) module 0.70 through 0.73 for Perl, as used by
CGI::Fast, uses environment variable values from one request during
processing of a later request, which allows remote attackers to bypass
authentication via crafted HTTP headers.
See also :
Run 'yum upgrade perl-FCGI' to upgrade your system.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69564 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-2766
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.