|CVSS SCORE||9.3, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)|
Unified Security Management
The specific flaw exists within the AlienVault framework daemon which permits remote unauthenticated changes to its .cfg file. A specially crafted plugin configuration file can specify a custom function which can contain arbitrary Python code. An attacker can exploit this condition to achieve code execution under the context of the root user.
AlienVault has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: