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Debian: CVE-2016-9566: icinga, nagios3 -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2016-9566: icinga, nagios3 -- security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/15/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/31/2017
Modified
03/02/2020

Description

base/logging.c in Nagios Core before 4.2.4 allows local users with access to an account in the nagios group to gain root privileges via a symlink attack on the log file. NOTE: this can be leveraged by remote attackers using CVE-2016-9565.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-icinga
  • debian-upgrade-nagios3

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