Amazon Linux AMI : nagios Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability (ALAS-2012-50)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in config.c in
config.cgi in (1) Nagios 3.2.3 and (2) Icinga before 1.4.1 allow
remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the expand
parameter, as demonstrated by an (a) command action or a (b) hosts
action.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c0a42b2e

Solution :

Run 'yum update nagios' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69657 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2179