Bind Shell Backdoor Detection

critical Nessus Plugin ID 51988

Synopsis

The remote host may have been compromised.

Description

A shell is listening on the remote port without any authentication being required. An attacker may use it by connecting to the remote port and sending commands directly.

Solution

Verify if the remote host has been compromised, and reinstall the system if necessary.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 51988

File Name: wild_shell_backdoor.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: remote

Family: Backdoors

Published: 2/15/2011

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Risk Information

CVSS Score Rationale: Score based on manual analysis

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information