Ubuntu 6.06 LTS : nagios vulnerability (USN-698-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

It was discovered that Nagios did not properly parse commands
submitted using the web interface. An authenticated user could use a
custom form or a browser addon to bypass security restrictions and
submit unauthorized commands.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36674 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5027