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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-5028

Original release date: 11/10/2008
Last revised: 08/13/2009


Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in cmd.cgi in (1) Nagios 3.0.5 and (2) op5 Monitor before 4.0.1 allows remote attackers to send commands to the Nagios process, and trigger execution of arbitrary programs by this process, via unspecified HTTP requests.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: HP
Name: HPSBMA02419
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-3029
External Source: MLIST
Name: [nagios-devel] 20081107 Security fixes completed
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20081106 CVE request: Nagios (two issues)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 49678
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022165
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-698-3
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.op5.org/git/?p=nagios.git;a=commit;h=814d8d4d1a73f7151eeed187c0667585d79fea18
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.op5.com/support/news/389-important-security-fix-available-for-op5-monitor
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200907-15
External Source: XF
Name: nagios-cmd-csrf(46426)
External Source: XF
Name: op5monitor-unspecified-csrf(46521)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1256

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0_b3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0b1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0_b1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0_b2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0b5
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0b4
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0b3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0b2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.4.1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.0b3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.0b2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.0b1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.0
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.4
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:1.0b6
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.0b6
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.0b5
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.0b4
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.0rc2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.0rc1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.10
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.11
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.3.1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.4
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.5
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.7
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.8
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:2.9
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0.4 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0.3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:rc3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:rc2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:rc1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta4
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta5
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta6
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta7
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:alpha4
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:alpha3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:alpha2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:alpha1
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:4.0.0 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:3.3.3
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:3.3.2
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:3.3.1
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:3.2.4
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:3.0.0
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:2.6
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:3.2
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:3.0
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:2.4
* cpe:/a:op5:monitor:2.8

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
Changes related to vulnerability configurations

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) (CWE-352)