Intrusion Prevention

Nagios.XI.Cmdsubsys.php.Authenticated.Command.Injection

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Code Execution vulnerability in Nagios XI.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted HTTP request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

Nagios XI 5.5.6

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://www.nagios.com/downloads/nagios-xi/change-log/

CVE References

CVE-2018-15709