GLSA-201702-26 : Nagios: Multiple vulnerabilities

2017-02-21T00:00:00
ID GENTOO_GLSA-201702-26.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2017-2019 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2019-11-02T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-26 (Nagios: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

Impact :

A local attacker, who either is already Nagios’s system user or
  belongs to Nagios’s group, could potentially escalate privileges.
In addition, a remote attacker could read or write to arbitrary files by
  spoofing a crafted response from the Nagios RSS feed server.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were
# extracted from Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201702-26.
#
# The advisory text is Copyright (C) 2001-2017 Gentoo Foundation, Inc.
# and licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike 
# license. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(97269);
  script_version("3.2");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/04/10 16:10:17");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2008-4796", "CVE-2008-7313", "CVE-2016-8641", "CVE-2016-9565", "CVE-2016-9566");
  script_xref(name:"GLSA", value:"201702-26");

  script_name(english:"GLSA-201702-26 : Nagios: Multiple vulnerabilities");
  script_summary(english:"Checks for updated package(s) in /var/db/pkg");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:
"The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-26
(Nagios: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

    A local attacker, who either is already Nagios’s system user or
      belongs to Nagios’s group, could potentially escalate privileges.
    In addition, a remote attacker could read or write to arbitrary files by
      spoofing a crafted response from the Nagios RSS feed server.
  
Workaround :

    There is no known workaround at this time."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201702-26"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:
"All Nagios users should upgrade to the latest version:
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/nagios-core-4.2.4'"
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_cvss3_base_vector("CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H");
  script_set_cvss3_temporal_vector("CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");
  script_cwe_id(94);

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:nagios-core");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:gentoo:linux");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2017/02/21");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2017/02/21");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2017-2019 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");
  script_family(english:"Gentoo Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/Gentoo/release", "Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("qpkg.inc");

if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Gentoo/release")) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Gentoo");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);


flag = 0;

if (qpkg_check(package:"net-analyzer/nagios-core", unaffected:make_list("ge 4.2.4"), vulnerable:make_list("lt 4.2.4"))) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:qpkg_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = qpkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "Nagios");
}