SSH Commands Ran With Privilege Escalation

Info Nessus Plugin ID 102095


This plugin reports the SSH commands that required a privilege escalation to run successfully or were forced to use a privilege escalation.


The remote host required a privilege escalation in order to run one or more SSH commands, or a privilege escalation was forced by a plugin for one or more SSH commands.

Note that this plugin only reports if 'Attempt least privilege' is enabled in the scan policy.



Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 102095

File Name: ssh_commands_required_escalation.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Family: Settings

Published: 2017/08/01

Modified: 2017/08/01

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SSH/attempt_least_privilege