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HP Insight Control suite for Linux Bugs in Nagios Let Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Request Forgery Attacks and Bypass Authentication
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1022165
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-5027, CVE-2008-5028, CVE-2008-6373   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 5 2009
Impact:   Modification of user information, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   Several vulnerabilities were reported in HP Insight Control suite for Linux (ICE-LX). A remote user can conduct cross-site request forgery attacks. A remote authenticated user can bypass certain security restrictions.

Several vulnerabilities exist in Nagios, which is included in HP's ICE-LX.

Impact:   A remote user can conduct cross-site request forgery attacks.

A remote authenticated user can bypass certain security restrictions.

Solution:   HP has issued a fix (ICE-LX V2.10.01 patch kit), available at:

The HP advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any)

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Subject:  [security bulletin] HPSBMA02419 SSRT090060 rev.1 - Insight Control Suite For Linux (ICE-LX) Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities

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HPSBMA02419 SSRT090060 rev.1 - Insight Control Suite For Linux (ICE-LX) Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities In Nagios

NOTICE: The information in this Security Bulletin should be acted upon as soon as possible.

Release Date: 2009-05-05
Last Updated: 2009-05-05

Potential Security Impact: Multiple remote vulnerabilities in Nagios 

Source: Hewlett-Packard Company, HP Software Security Response Team

Potential security vulnerabilities have been identified with Insight Control suite for Linux (ICE-LX) running Nagios. The vulnerabilities
 could be remotely exploited via cross-site request forgery (CSRF) and remote authentication bypass.

References: CVE-2008-6373, CVE-2008-5028, CVE-2008-5027 

SUPPORTED SOFTWARE VERSIONS*: ONLY impacted versions are listed.
Insight Control suite For Linux v2.10 and previous versions are impacted


CVSS 2.0 Base Metrics 
Reference                         Base Vector               Base Score 
CVE-2008-6373     (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)      5.0
CVE-2008-5028     (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)      6.8
CVE-2008-5027     (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)       6.5
Information on CVSS is documented in HP Customer Notice: HPSN-2008-002.


HP has made the ICE-LX V2.10.01 patch kit available to resolve the vulnerability. This patch is available on:

Patch name - v2.10.01
Patch file - HP_ICE_LX_V2.10.01_patch_kit_511708_003.iso 

Note: ICE-LX uses Nagios. This patch updates Nagios software to v3.0.6. 


Version:1 (rev.1) - 5 May 2009 Initial release 

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PI = HP Printing & Imaging
ST = HP Storage SW
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