Date published: 2017-08-27T11:29:00.247-04:00
Date last modified: 2017-09-08T10:25:00.377-04:00
CVSS Score: 10.0
Principal attack vector: NETWORK
Reference URL: https://github.com/Wh1t3Rh1n0/exploits/blob/master/2017-08-25%20Replibit%20Backup%20Manager/README.md
Summary: Privilege escalation in Replibit Backup Manager earlier than version 2017.08.04 allows attackers to gain root privileges via sudo command execution. The vi program can be accessed through sudo, in order to navigate the filesystem and modify a critical file such as /etc/passwd.