Bug 690877 (CVE-2011-1523) - CVE-2011-1523 Nagios: XSS in the network status map CGI
Summary: CVE-2011-1523 Nagios: XSS in the network status map CGI
Alias: CVE-2011-1523
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 690878 690879 690880 690881
Blocks: 734555
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-03-25 16:50 UTC by Jan Lieskovsky
Modified: 2021-10-19 21:48 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2021-10-19 21:48:17 UTC

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Description Jan Lieskovsky 2011-03-25 16:50:51 UTC
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Nagios allows remote
attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via specially-crafted
'layer' parameter passed to the Nagios network status map CGI script

[1] http://tracker.nagios.org/view.php?id=207
[2] http://www.rul3z.de/advisories/SSCHADV2011-002.txt
[3] http://secunia.com/advisories/43287/

Public PoC (from [2):
http://site/nagios/cgi-bin/statusmap.cgi?layer=' onmouseover="alert('XSS')" '

Comment 1 Jan Lieskovsky 2011-03-25 16:53:37 UTC
This issue affects the version of the nagios package, as shipped
with Red Hat HPC Solution.


This issue affects the versions of the nagios package, as shipped
with Fedora release of 13 and 14.

This issue affects the versions of the nagios package, as present
within EPEL-4, EPEL-5, and EPEL-6 repositories.

Please schedule an update.

Comment 2 Jan Lieskovsky 2011-03-25 16:55:14 UTC
Created nagios tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: epel-4 [bug 690878]
Affects: epel-5 [bug 690879]
Affects: epel-6 [bug 690880]
Affects: fedora-all [bug 690881]

Comment 4 Jan Lieskovsky 2011-03-28 14:40:45 UTC
The CVE identifier of CVE-2011-1523 has been assigned to this issue

Comment 5 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2011-09-07 07:30:18 UTC
Upstream patch:

Comment 6 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2011-09-07 10:12:18 UTC

This issue affects the Red Hat HPC Solution which is End of Life. For more information please refer to:

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