Drupal Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (SA-CORE-2018-002) (exploit)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 109041


The remote web server hosts a PHP CMS that is affected by a remote command execution vulnerability.


The Drupal CMS installed on the remote host is affected by a remote command execution vulnerability. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can leverage this issue to execute arbitrary commands on the remote host.


Upgrade to Drupal version 7.58 / 8.3.9 / 8.4.6 / 8.5.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 109041

File Name: drupal_CVE-2018-7600_rce.nbin

Version: 1.28

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2018/04/13

Updated: 2019/08/20

Dependencies: 18638

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:drupal:drupal

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Drupal

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Exploited by Nessus: true

Patch Publication Date: 2018/03/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/03/28

Exploitable With

Metasploit (drupal_drupalgeddon2.rb)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-7600