Fedora 18 : nagios-3.5.0-5.fc18 (2013-10950)

High Nessus Plugin ID 67293


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Build package with PIE flags (#965529); Insecure temporary file usage in nagios.upgrade_to_v3.sh (#958292)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected nagios package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 67293

File Name: fedora_2013-10950.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/12

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:nagios, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/06/16

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Nagios3 history.cgi Host Command Execution)

Reference Information

BID: 56879

FEDORA: 2013-10950