Fedora 32 : nagios (2021-b5e897a2e5)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 147185

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote Fedora 32 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the FEDORA-2021-b5e897a2e5 advisory.

- Nagios 4.4.5 allows an attacker, who already has administrative access to change the URL for JSON CGIs configuration setting, to modify the Alert Histogram and Trends code via crafted versions of the archivejson.cgi, objectjson.cgi, and statusjson.cgi files. NOTE: this vulnerability has been mistakenly associated with CVE-2020-1408. (CVE-2020-13977)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected nagios package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2021-b5e897a2e5

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 147185

File Name: fedora_2021-b5e897a2e5.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/8/2021

Updated: 4/12/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-13977

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:32, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nagios

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/27/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/9/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-13977