Nagios XI < 2024R1.0.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 191462


The remote host has a web application affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to the self-reported version of Nagios XI, the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities, including the following:

- Nagios XI is vulnerable to a SQL Injection when utilizing the Favorites component. Details forthcoming. (CVE-2024-24401)

- Nagios XI is vulnerable to a privilege escalation to root when the user has access to the nagios shell account.

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


Upgrade to Nagios XI 2024R1.0.2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 191462

File Name: nagiosxi_2024r1_0_2.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: combined

Agent: unix

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 3/1/2024

Updated: 3/27/2024

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-24401


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:nagios:nagios_xi

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/21/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/21/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-24401, CVE-2024-24402

IAVB: 2024-B-0017