Nagios XI < 2024R1.0.1 XSS Vulnerability

medium Nessus Plugin ID 191463


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 a stored cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the NOC component of Nagios XI version up to and including 2024R1 allows low-privileged users to execute malicious HTML or JavaScript code via the audio file upload functionality from the Operation Center section. This allows any authenticated user to execute arbitrary JavaScript code on behalf of other users, including the administrators.

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 2024R1.0.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 191463

File Name: nagiosxi_2024r1_0_1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: combined

Agent: unix

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 3/1/2024

Updated: 3/4/2024

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.0


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-51072


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:nagios:nagios_xi

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/16/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/16/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-51072

IAVB: 2024-B-0017