SuSE 11.3 Security Update : nagios (SAT Patch Number 9071)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73707


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


The monitoring service Nagios has been updated to fix potential buffer overflows in its CGI scripts. (CVE-2014-1878)


Apply SAT patch number 9071.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73707

File Name: suse_11_nagios-140331.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/04/25

Modified: 2014/04/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/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: 2014/03/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1878