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Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2013 17:17:08 +0200
From: Jonas Meurer <>
Cc:, Vincent Danen <>,,
Subject: Re: CVE request: unauthorized host/service views
 displayed in servicegroup view


Am 2013-07-08 20:16, schrieb Kurt Seifried:
> Hash: SHA1
> On 06/26/2013 01:42 PM, Kurt Seifried wrote:
>> On 06/26/2013 12:36 PM, Vincent Danen wrote:
>>> I don't believe a CVE has been assigned to this issue yet.
>>> It was reported that Nagios 3.4.4 at least, and possibly earlier
>>>  versions, would allow users with access to Nagios to obtain
>>> full access to the servicegroup overview, even if they are not
>>> authorized to view all of the systems (not configured for this
>>> ability in the authorized_for_* configuration option).  This
>>> includes the servicegroup overview, summary, and grid.
>>> Provided the user has access to view some services, they will be
>>> able to see all services (including those they should not see).
>>> Note that the user in question must have access to some services
>>> and must have access to Nagios to begin with.
>>> This has not yet been corrected upstream.
>>> References:
>>> Thanks.
>> Please use CVE-2013-2214 for this issue.
> It appears there are may be some problems with this issue, potentially
> this may have been a bad configuration and not a source code based
> problem, however we haven't been able to confirm it yet. I've also not
> been able to contact upstream about this easily (no security@ address,
> if anyone know whom to forward this to, please let me know, thanks.

I'm wondering why you fail to reproduce this issue. I posted some 
details regarding my setup at the Nagios Tracker:

Unfortunately Nagios upstream sometimes rather unresponsive. At least 
that's what I observed.

Please let me know if you need any further details regarding the bug or 
advice on how to reproduce it.

Kind regards,

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