OpenVAS Manager is vulnerable to command injection due to insufficient validation of user supplied data when processing OMP requests. It has been identified that this vulnerability allows privilege escalation within the OpenVAS Manager but more complex injection may allow arbitrary code to be executed with the privileges of the OpenVAS Manager on vulnerable systems.
Remote / Network Access
Loss of Integrity
Patch / RCS,
Upgrade to version 1.0.4 or 2.0.0rc3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. In addition, Greenbone Networks has released a patch for some older versions.
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