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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-5027

Original release date: 11/10/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011


The Nagios process in (1) Nagios before 3.0.5 and (2) op5 Monitor before 4.0.1 allows remote authenticated users to bypass authorization checks, and trigger execution of arbitrary programs by this process, via an (a) custom form or a (b) browser addon.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.5 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: MLIST
Name: [nagios-devel] 20081107 Security fixes completed
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-698-1
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200907-15
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-3364
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022165
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1256
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.op5.com/support/news/389-important-security-fix-available-for-op5-monitor
Type: Advisory
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-698-3
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-3029
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20081106 CVE request: Nagios (two issues)
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.nagios.org/development/history/nagios-3x.php
Type: Patch Information
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBMA02419
External Source: BID
Name: 32156
Type: Patch Information

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)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)