Vulnerability Note VU#268662

NagiosQL 3.2 Service Pack 2 contains a reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability

Original Release date: 05 Dec 2013 | Last revised: 09 Dec 2013

Overview

NagiosQL 3.2 Service Pack 2 and possibly earlier versions contain a reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability (CWE-79).

Description

CWE-79: Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')

NagiosQL 3.2 Service Pack 2 and possibly earlier versions contain a reflected cross-site scripting vulnerability. An attacker can inject arbitrary HTML content (including script) via the vulnerable txtSearch parameter.

Impact

A remote unauthenticated attacker can conduct a cross-site scripting attack, which may be used to result in information leakage, privilege escalation, and/or denial of service.

Solution

Apply an Update

NagiosQL has advised users to apply a security hotfix to address this vulnerability.

Vendor Information (Learn More)

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate Updated
NagiosQLAffected11 Nov 201302 Dec 2013
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CVSS Metrics (Learn More)

Group Score Vector
Base 4.3 AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Temporal 3.4 E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C
Environmental 0.8 CDP:ND/TD:L/CR:ND/IR:ND/AR:ND

References

Credit

Thanks to William Costa for reporting this vulnerability.

This document was written by Adam Rauf.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: CVE-2013-6039
  • Date Public: 03 Dec 2013
  • Date First Published: 05 Dec 2013
  • Date Last Updated: 09 Dec 2013
  • Document Revision: 16

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