Progress Kemp LoadMaster Command Injection (CVE-2024-1212)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 192525


A load balancer is affected by a command injection vulnerability.


The Progress Kemp LoadMaster running on the remote host is affected by a command injection vulnerability. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via specially crafted messages, to execute arbitrary commands on the appliance.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 192525

File Name: progress_kemp_loadmaster_CVE-2024-1212.nbin

Version: 1.6

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 3/25/2024

Updated: 5/20/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-1212


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 9.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:kemptechnologies:loadmaster, x-cpe:/a:progress:loadmaster

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Exploited by Nessus: true

Patch Publication Date: 2/21/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/21/2024

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Kemp LoadMaster Unauthenticated Command Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-1212