Follow @Openwall on Twitter for new release announcements and other news
[<prev] [next>] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date: Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:14:16 +0800
From: Eduardo Tongson <>
Subject: CVE Request: Nagios Remote Plugin Executor <= 2.15 Remote Command Execution

This is similar to CVE-2013-1362

Is there a CVE already assigned for this issue?


--- nrpe/src/nrpe.c
+++ nrpe/src/nrpe.c
@@ -42,7 +42,7 @@ int use_ssl=FALSE;

 #define DEFAULT_COMMAND_TIMEOUT    60            /* default timeout
for execution of plugins */
 #define MAXFD                   64
-#define NASTY_METACHARS         "|`&><'\"\\[]{};"
+#define NASTY_METACHARS         "|`&><'\"\\[]{};\n"

 char    *command_name=NULL;
 char    *macro_argv[MAX_COMMAND_ARGUMENTS];

Powered by blists - more mailing lists

Please check out the Open Source Software Security Wiki, which is counterpart to this mailing list.

Confused about mailing lists and their use? Read about mailing lists on Wikipedia and check out these guidelines on proper formatting of your messages.