DescriptionNagios Core through 4.3.4 initially executes /usr/sbin/nagios as root but supports configuration options in which this file is owned by a non-root account (and similarly can have nagios.cfg owned by a non-root account), which allows local users to gain privileges by leveraging access to this non-root account.
Overall state of this security issue: Pending
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.
|SUSE Linux Enterprise BSK 12 SP2||nagios||Unsupported|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise BSK 12 SP3||nagios||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4||nagios||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS||nagios||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4||nagios||Affected|