Debian Security Advisory DSA 1495-2 (nagios-plugins)

Published: 2008-02-28 01:09:28
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Recommendations:
https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%201495-2

Technical Details:
A problem with the build system of the nagios-plugins Linux Distribution Package from old stable (Sarge) lead to check_procs not being included for the i386 architecture. This update fixes this regression. For reference the original advisory text below: Several local/remote vulnerabilities have been discovered in two of the plugins for the Nagios network monitoring and management system. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems: CVE-2007-5198 A buffer overflow has been discovered in the parser for HTTP Location headers (present in the check_http module). CVE-2007-5623 A buffer overflow has been discovered in the check_snmp module. For the stable distribution (etch), these problems have been fixed in version 1.4.5-1etch1. For the old stable distribution (sarge), these problems have been fixed in version 1.4-6sarge2. We recommend that you upgrade your nagios-plugins Linux Distribution Package.

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to nagios-plugins announced via advisory DSA 1495-2.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-5198
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2007-5623

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.8
Published
2008-02-28
Modified
2017-07-07
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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