phpNagios 'conf[lang]' Parameter Local File Inclusion Vulnerability

Published: 2010-01-22 08:23:45
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Impact:
Successful exploitation could allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information or execute arbitrary code on the vulnerable web server.

Affected Versions:
phpNagios version 1.2.0 and prior.

Technical Details:
The flaw is due to error in 'menu.php' and is not properly sanitising user supplied input data via 'conf[lang]' parameter.

Recommendations:
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

Summary:
The host is running phpNagios and is prone to local file include Vulnerabilities.

Solution Type:
Vendor will not fix

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-4626

References:

http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/9611
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/53119
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/2615

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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