This exploit targets a weakness in the way the ypupdated RPC
application uses the command shell when handling a MAP UPDATE
request. Extra commands may be launched through this command
shell, which runs as root on the remote host, by passing
commands in the format '|
To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':
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