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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201401-03
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 Severity: High
    Title: Nagstamon: Information disclosure
     Date: January 06, 2014
     Bugs: #476538
       ID: 201401-03

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Synopsis
=======
A vulnerability in Nagstamon could expose user credentials to a remote
attacker.

Background
=========
Nagstamon is a Nagios status monitor application.

Affected packages
================
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  net-analyzer/nagstamon    >= 0.9.11_rc1            >= 0.9.11_rc1

Description
==========
Nagstamon's automatic request to check for updates includes plaintext
username and password information for one of the monitor servers that
the Nagstamon instance connects to.

Impact
=====
A remote attacker could eavesdrop on this request and gain user
credentials for a monitor server.

Workaround
=========
There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
=========
All Nagstamon users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=net-analyzer/nagstamon-0.9.11_rc1"

References
=========
[ 1 ] CVE-2013-4114
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4114

Availability
===========
This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201401-03

Concerns?
========
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
======
Copyright 2014 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-201401-03: Nagstamon: Information disclosure

A vulnerability in Nagstamon could expose user credentials to a remote attacker.

Summary

Nagstamon's automatic request to check for updates includes plaintext username and password information for one of the monitor servers that the Nagstamon instance connects to.

Resolution

All Nagstamon users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=net-analyzer/nagstamon-0.9.11_rc1"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2013-4114 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4114

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201401-03

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: High
Title: Nagstamon: Information disclosure
Date: January 06, 2014
Bugs: #476538
ID: 201401-03

Synopsis

A vulnerability in Nagstamon could expose user credentials to a remote attacker.

Background

Nagstamon is a Nagios status monitor application.

Affected Packages

------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 net-analyzer/nagstamon >= 0.9.11_rc1 >= 0.9.11_rc1

Impact

===== A remote attacker could eavesdrop on this request and gain user credentials for a monitor server.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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