Check Point Advisories

Nagios XI Magpie cURL Argument Injection (CVE-2018-15708)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2019-0217
Date Published: 18 Feb 2019
Severity: High
Last Updated: Tuesday 26 September, 2023
Source: Nagios Enterprises
Industry Reference:CVE-2018-15708
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R81, R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable? Nagios Enterprises Nagios XI prior to 5.5.7
Vulnerability Description An argument injection vulnerability has been reported in the Magpie RSS module of Nagios XI. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of HTTPS URLs submitted to the magpie_debug.php script. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a request containing a crafted URL parameter to the target system.

Protection Overview

This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.

In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

Security Gateway R81 / R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Nagios XI Magpie cURL Argument Injection protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information:  Nagios XI Magpie cURL Argument Injection

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