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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2162

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.
Publish Date : 2006-05-03 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-2162 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20062162 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-2162

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Nagios Nagios 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Nagios Nagios 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Nagios Nagios 2

- References For CVE-2006-2162

http://secunia.com/advisories/20247
SECUNIA 20247
http://secunia.com/advisories/20215
SECUNIA 20215
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1072
DEBIAN DSA-1072
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1662
VUPEN ADV-2006-1662
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200605-07.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200605-07
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_05_19.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:011
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17879
BID 17879 Nagios Remote Negative Content-Length Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-15
http://www.ubuntulinux.org/support/documentation/usn/usn-282-1
UBUNTU USN-282-1
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/26253
XF nagios-multiple-scripts-bo(26253)
http://www.nagios.org/development/changelog.php CONFIRM
https://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_id=10297806&forum_id=7890 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/20013
SECUNIA 20013
http://secunia.com/advisories/19998
SECUNIA 19998
http://secunia.com/advisories/19991
SECUNIA 19991

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2162

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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