This module exploits a code execution flaw in AlienVault 4.6.1 and prior. The vulnerability exists in the av-centerd SOAP web service, where the update_system_info_debian_package method uses perl backticks in an insecure way, allowing command injection. This module has been tested successfully on AlienVault 4.6.0.
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