SuSE 10 Security Update : nagios (ZYPP Patch Number 8460)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64927


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes a stack overflow in the nagios web interface.
CVE-2012-6096 has been assigned.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8460.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64927

File Name: suse_nagios-8460.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/28

Modified: 2013/04/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/11

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Nagios3 history.cgi Host Command Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6096