Tenable SecurityCenter < 5.19.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities (TNS-2021-14)

high Nessus Plugin ID 152986
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An application installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its self-reported version, the Tenable SecurityCenter application installed on the remote host is less than 5.19.0 and is therefore affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the following components:
- Apache FOP
- Underscore
- Handlebars
- sqlite

Note that successful exploitation of the most serious issues can result in arbitrary code execution.


Apply the security patch referenced in the vendor advisory or upgrade to 5.19.0 or later.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 152986

File Name: securitycenter_5_19_0_tns_2021_08.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: Misc.

Published: 9/3/2021

Updated: 9/23/2021

Dependencies: securitycenter_installed.nbin

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-5661


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.2


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.9

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:tenable:securitycenter:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/1/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/22/2021

Exploitable With

Metasploit (PHP-FPM Underflow RCE)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-16168, CVE-2019-11042, CVE-2019-11041, CVE-2017-5661, CVE-2019-11043, CVE-2019-19645, CVE-2019-19646, CVE-2019-11044, CVE-2019-11045, CVE-2019-11046, CVE-2019-11047, CVE-2019-11049, CVE-2019-11050, CVE-2019-19919, CVE-2020-7059, CVE-2020-7060, CVE-2020-7061, CVE-2020-7062, CVE-2020-7063, CVE-2020-7064, CVE-2020-7066, CVE-2020-7065, CVE-2020-11655, CVE-2020-11656, CVE-2020-7067, CVE-2019-11048, CVE-2020-13435, CVE-2020-13434, CVE-2020-13631, CVE-2020-13630, CVE-2020-13632, CVE-2020-15358, CVE-2020-7068, CVE-2020-7069, CVE-2020-7070, CVE-2020-7071, CVE-2021-21702, CVE-2021-3450, CVE-2021-3449, CVE-2021-23358, CVE-2021-21704, CVE-2021-21705