SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : nagios (SAT Patch Numbers 8726 / 8727)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 72199


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update fixes a DoS vulnerability in process_cgivars() of the nagios package. CVE-2013-7108 has been assigned to this issue.


Apply SAT patch number 8726 / 8727 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 72199

File Name: suse_11_nagios-140108.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/01/29

Modified: 2014/01/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:nagios, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:nagios-www, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/01/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-7108