New Shell Bug Shell Shock Bash Bug Remote
And local root command execution vulnerability CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169
Are you vulnerable and properly already been hacked by the new Bash security vulnerability that goes under many names such Shellbug, Shellshock,bashbug.
Most Linux distributions, embedded devices based on linux, Mac OS X was vulnerable overnight leaving users at risk.
In many cases it only caused a risk locally and not remote.
More information at:
This vulnerability allows a 5th grader to easily exploit it
However if you are running on Mac OS X even the latest at this time writing 10.9.4 or Linux most distributions you might be at very high risk.
SecPoint recommends to patch your system asap
Or replace bash with another shell and on Mac OS X disable remote login.
Open up a terminal cmd window and put the following key command at the $ cmd prompt:
Shellshock: The 'Bash Bug' That Could Be Worse Than Heartbleed
SecPoint recommends to patch your system asap or replace bash with another shell and on Mac OS X disable remote login.
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