Threat Encyclopedia



This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Privilege Elevation vulnerability in Nagios XI.
The vulnerability is due to the application's failure to properly sanitize user input before using it in an API key regeneration. As a result, a remote attacker can send a crafted request to execute API calls at elevated privileges.

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Nagios XI version 5.5.6


Privilege Escalation: Remote attackers can leverage their privileges on vulnerable systems.

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Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.

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