|CVSS SCORE||9, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)|
The specific flaw exists within the advanced search functionality. Using a multi-staged attack, it is possible to execute arbitrary commands on the underlying operating system by sending a malformed string to the "runshellscript echo.sh" script. This vulnerability allows an attacker to execute code under the context of the process.
Splunk has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: