Nagios core config manager SQL injection vulnerability

Description

An SQL injection vulnerability has been discovered within the login functionality of Nagios Core Config Manager. This vulnerability exists due to the password field not being validated before being used to construct an SQL query on-the-fly. SQL Injection allows a malicious entity to execute arbitrary SQL statements. This vulnerability was discovered within the Nagios Core Config Manager shipped within the Nagios XI virtual appliance, which can be found under http://<vmlocation>/nagiosql/index.php

Remediation

Upgrade to the latest version of Nagios.

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