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CVE-2006-2162 Detail

Current Description

Buffer overflow in CGI scripts in Nagios 1.x before 1.4 and 2.x before 2.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a negative content length (Content-Length) HTTP header.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

Evaluator Solution

Upgrade to versions 1.4 and 2.3

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1072
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200605-07.xml
http://www.nagios.org/development/changelog.php
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_05_19.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17879
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/1662
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26253
https://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_id=10297806&forum_id=7890
https://usn.ubuntu.com/282-1/

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:nagios:nagios:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.3
 cpe:2.3:a:nagios:nagios:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
2.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2162
NVD Published Date:
05/03/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/03/2018