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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-2489

Integer overflow in CGI scripts in Nagios 1.x before 1.4.1 and 2.x before 2.3.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a content length (Content-Length) HTTP header. NOTE: this is a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-2162.
Publish Date : 2006-05-19 Last Update Date : 2018-10-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 User
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-2489

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Nagios Nagios 1.0b3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Nagios Nagios 1.0b4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Nagios Nagios 1.0b5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Nagios Nagios 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Nagios Nagios 1.0b6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Nagios Nagios 1.0b1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Nagios Nagios 1.0b2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Nagios Nagios 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Nagios Nagios 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Nagios Nagios 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Nagios Nagios 1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Nagios Nagios 2.0rc2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Nagios Nagios 2.0b3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Nagios Nagios 2.0b4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Nagios Nagios 2.0b5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Nagios Nagios 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Nagios Nagios 2.0b6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Nagios Nagios 2.0b1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Nagios Nagios 2.0rc1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Nagios Nagios 2.0b2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Nagios Nagios 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Nagios Nagios 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Nagios Nagios 2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Nagios Nagios 23

- References For CVE-2006-2489
BID 18059 Nagios Remote Content-Length Integer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-15
VUPEN ADV-2006-1822
XF nagios-contentlength-overflow(26454)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-2489

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