Bug 1346217 (CVE-2016-6209) - CVE-2016-6209 nagios: Reflected XSS vulnerability and possible phishing vector
Summary: CVE-2016-6209 nagios: Reflected XSS vulnerability and possible phishing vector
Alias: CVE-2016-6209
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: 1352658 1352659 1352660 1352661 1377884
Blocks: 1346219 1369651
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-06-14 09:58 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:51 UTC (History)
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A user supplied GET parameter is used to create the value used as the src value of an iframe displayed on all pages. It allows for CSRF and javascript insertion techniques among others. An attacker could forge a malicious URL that could include javascript execution in the main browser frame context, force the target to view a malicious web page (client side) or take advantage of concurrent cookies / sessions and perform a CSRF attack against other openstack components such as horizon.
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Last Closed: 2019-06-08 02:54:52 UTC

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Description Adam Mariš 2016-06-14 09:58:59 UTC
It was found that nagios is vulnerable to reflected XSS and phishing vector via corewindow.

Known via:


Comment 5 Jason Shepherd 2016-09-20 22:13:46 UTC
Created nagios tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1377884]

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