Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : nagios (MDVSA-2014:089)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated nagios packages fix security vulnerability :

Stack-based buffer overflow in the cmd_submitf function in cgi/cmd.c
in Nagios Core, possibly 4.0.3rc1 and earlier, and Icinga before
1.8.6, 1.9 before 1.9.5, and 1.10 before 1.10.3 allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via a long
message to cmd.cgi (CVE-2014-1878).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0186.html

Solution :

Update the affected nagios, nagios-devel and / or nagios-www packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74068 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65605

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1878

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