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Thursday, November 06, 2014

Testing UBUNTU for SHELLSHOCK vulnerability

Shellshock,the now famous vulnerability in GNU's bash shell that gives attackers access to run remote commands on a vulnerable system. If your system has not updated bash in since Tue Sep 30 2014: 1:32PM EST , you're most definitely vulnerable and have been since first boot. This security vulnerability affects versions 1.14 (released in 1994) to the most recent version 4.3.Its always good to at least close known bugs and holes since zero vulnerabilities always i bring out few ready made cut/paste terminal commands to test your UBUNTU...This simply involves running of a script code at

Screen shot shown below as run from my system :  

Terminal cmd : curl | bash

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