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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-6096

Original release date: 01/22/2013
Last revised: 06/04/2013


Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the get_history function in history.cgi in Nagios Core before 3.4.4, and Icinga 1.6.x before 1.6.2, 1.7.x before 1.7.4, and 1.8.x before 1.8.4, might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long (1) host_name variable (host parameter) or (2) svc_description variable.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
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: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0206
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://www.icinga.org/2013/01/14/icinga-1-6-2-1-7-4-1-8-4-released/
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://dev.icinga.org/issues/3532
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0169
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0188
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20121209 Nagios Core 3.4.3: Stack based buffer overflow in web interface
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 89170
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 24159
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2616
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=893269
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 24084
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:0140
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2653
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.nagios.org/projects/nagioscore/history/core-3x
External Source: BID
Name: 56879

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.6.1
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.6.0
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.7.3
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.7.2
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.7.1
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.7.0
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.8.3
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.8.2
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.8.1
* cpe:/a:icinga:icinga:1.8.0
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.4.3 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.4.2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.4.1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.4.0
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.3.1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.2.3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.2.2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.2.1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.2.0
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.1.2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.1.1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.1.0
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0.6
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0.5
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0.4
* 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:beta7
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta6
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta5
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta4
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta3
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta2
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:beta1
* cpe:/a:nagios:nagios:3.0:alpha5
* 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

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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