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508646: CVE-2009-2288 nagios: remote code execution via statuswml.cgi CGI script

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

statuswml.cgi in Nagios before 3.1.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the (1) ping or (2) Traceroute parameters.

Find out more about CVE-2009-2288 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 6.5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat HPC Solution for RHEL 5 Server (nagios) RHSA-2009:1141 2009-07-02
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