GLSA-201401-03 : Nagstamon: Information disclosure

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201401-03
(Nagstamon: Information disclosure)

s automatic request to check for updates includes plaintext
username and password information for one of the monitor servers that the
Nagstamon instance connects to.

Impact :

A remote attacker could eavesdrop on this request and gain user
credentials for a monitor server.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All Nagstamon users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71810 ()

Bugtraq ID: 61120

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4114