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Nessus versions 8.13.2 and earlier were found to contain a privilege escalation vulnerability which could allow a Nessus administrator user to upload a specially crafted file that could lead to gaining administrator privileges on the Nessus host.
Base Score: 2.1
Impact Score: 2.9
Exploitability Score: 3.9
Base Score: 4.4
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 0.8
cpe:2.3:a:tenable:nessus_agent:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions from 7.2.0 to 8.2.2 (inclusive)