Check Point Gaia Operating Bash Code Injection (sk102673)(SHELLSHOCK)

High Nessus Plugin ID 104997


The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.


The remote host is running a version of Gaia OS which is affected by issues related to the SHELLSHOCK set of vulnerabilities in bash. An error in the bash functionality that evaluates specially formatted environment variables passed to it from another environment, which may result in remote code execution.


Update to an unaffected version or apply vendor-supplied hotfix.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 104997

File Name: check_point_gaia_sk102673.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Family: Firewalls

Published: 2017/12/04

Modified: 2017/12/06

Dependencies: 104670

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:check_point:gaia_os

Required KB Items: Host/Check_Point/version, Host/Check_Point/installed_hotfixes

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/09/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/09/25

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Apache mod_cgi Bash Environment Variable Code Injection (Shellshock))

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-7169

BID: 70103, 70137

IAVA: 2014-A-0142