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privilege escalation Vulnerability CVE-2021-20079 has been reported on Tenable Nessus


Nessus versions 8.13.2 and earlier were found to contain a privilege escalation vulnerability which could allow a Nessus administrator user to upload a specially crafted file that could lead to gaining administrator privileges on the Nessus host.

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