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|Posted: Mon Jan 20, 2014 3:49 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201401-03 ] Nagstamon: Information disclosure
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Nagstamon: Information disclosure (GLSA 201401-03)
Date: January 06, 2014
A vulnerability in Nagstamon could expose user credentials to a
Nagstamon is a Nagios status monitor application.
Vulnerable: < 0.9.11_rc1
Unaffected: >= 0.9.11_rc1
Architectures: All supported architectures
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.
A remote attacker could eavesdrop on this request and gain user
credentials for a monitor server.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Nagstamon users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose