GNU Bash Environment Variable Handling Code Injection (Shellshock)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a remote code execution

Description :

The remote web server is affected by a command injection vulnerability
in GNU Bash known as Shellshock. The vulnerability is due to the
processing of trailing strings after function definitions in the
values of environment variables. This allows a remote attacker to
execute arbitrary code via environment variable manipulation depending
on the configuration of the system.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the referenced patch.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 77829 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70103

CVE ID: CVE-2014-6271

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