GLSA-201612-51 : Icinga: Privilege escalation
High Nessus Plugin ID 96226
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201612-51 (Icinga: Privilege escalation)
Icinga daemon was found to perform unsafe operations when handling the log file.
A local attacker, who either is already Icinga’s system user or belongs to Icinga’s group, could potentially escalate privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Icinga users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/icinga-1.13.4'