Major flaw found in BASH Shell

Sep - 24 2014 | By

A major flaw has been found in the BASH Shell for Linux,  CVE-2014-6271.  While in many cases this would require direct access to the system to take advantage of this flaw, if you have any CGI scripts on a website that are coded in BASH – your website may be in jeopardy.

All BASH versions from 3.0 to 4.3 have been patched be sure to apply the updates from your distribution.

National Vulnerability Database

Red Hat

Oracle Linux