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Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Stefan Schurtz discovered than Nagios did not properly sanitize its
input when processing certain requests, resulting in cross-site
scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities. With cross-site scripting
vulnerabilities, if a user were tricked into viewing server output
during a crafted server request, a remote attacker could exploit this
to modify the contents, or steal confidential data, within the same
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
Update the affected nagios3-cgi package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 55163 ()
Bugtraq ID: 4682648087
CVE ID: CVE-2011-1523CVE-2011-2179
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