Intrusion Prevention

Nagios.XI.Autodiscovery.Arbitrary.Command.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Command Execution vulnerability in Nagios XI.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application when handling a crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted request.

Affected Products

Nagios Enterprises Nagios XI 2012 R1.5b and prior

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware any vendor supplied patch for this issue.