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|Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 3:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201408-18 ] NRPE: Multiple Vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: NRPE: Multiple Vulnerabilities (GLSA 201408-18)
Date: August 30, 2014
Bug(s): #397603, #459870, #508122
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in NRPE, the worst of
which can allow execution of arbitrary code.
Nagios Remote Plugin Executor (NRPE) remotely executes Nagios plugins on
other Linux/Unix machines.
Vulnerable: < 2.15
Unaffected: >= 2.15
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in NRPE. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker can utilize multiple vectors to execute arbitrary
There is no known workaround at this time.
All NRPE users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-analyzer/nrpe-2.15"