Check Point Advisories

Nagios Xi Cross-site Scripting (CVE-2018-15712)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2018-2104
Date Published: 14 Sep 2022
Severity: Medium
Last Updated: Wednesday 14 September, 2022
Industry Reference:CVE-2018-15712
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R81, R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable? Nagios_XI 5.5.6
Vulnerability Description A cross-site scripting vulnerability exists in Nagios Xi. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script into the affected 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 Cross-site Scripting (CVE-2018-15712) 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 Cross-site Scripting (CVE-2018-15712)

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