NRPE: Multiple Vulnerabilities

2014-08-30T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201408-18
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2014-08-30T00:00:00

Description

Background

Nagios Remote Plugin Executor (NRPE) remotely executes Nagios plugins on other Linux/Unix machines.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in NRPE. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker can utilize multiple vectors to execute arbitrary code.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All NRPE users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-analyzer/nrpe-2.15"