DescriptionCSV Injection vulnerability in Nikto 2.1.6 and earlier allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary OS commands via the Server field in an HTTP response header, which is directly injected into a CSV report.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs900608

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
nikto (PTS)sid/non-free, bullseye/non-free, trixie/non-free, bookworm/non-free1:2.1.5-3.1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


[stretch] - nikto <no-dsa> (non-free not supported)
[jessie] - nikto <no-dsa> (non-free not supported)

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