[Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#443563: nagios-plugins-basic: check_http returns warning instead of critical

Carsten Leonhardt leo at carotec.de
Sat Sep 22 12:48:56 UTC 2007

Package: nagios-plugins-basic
Version: 1.4.5-1
Severity: normal

When checking the validity of ssl certificates like

check_http --ssl -H $HOSTADDRESS$ -C $ARG1$

critical state is only entered 24 hours after expiry. See this excerpt from the log:

[2007-08-16 13:32:41] SERVICE ALERT: webserver;https_certificate;OK;HARD;1;OK - Certificate will expire on 09/21/2007 10:09.
[2007-08-21 10:13:05] SERVICE ALERT: webserver;https_certificate;WARNING;SOFT;1;WARNING - Certificate expires in 30 day(s) (09/21/2007 10:09).
[2007-08-21 10:16:05] SERVICE ALERT: webserver;https_certificate;WARNING;SOFT;2;WARNING - Certificate expires in 30 day(s) (09/21/2007 10:09).
[2007-08-21 10:19:05] SERVICE ALERT: webserver;https_certificate;WARNING;HARD;3;WARNING - Certificate expires in 30 day(s) (09/21/2007 10:09).
[2007-09-22 10:10:21] SERVICE ALERT: webserver;https_certificate;CRITICAL;HARD;3;CRITICAL - Certificate expired on 09/21/2007 10:09.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 4.0
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (990, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.18-5-xen-686
Locale: LANG=en_DK.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_DK.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)

Versions of packages nagios-plugins-basic depends on:
ii  iputils-ping           3:20020927-6      Tools to test the reachability of
ii  libc6                  2.3.6.ds1-13etch2 GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libssl0.9.8            0.9.8c-4          SSL shared libraries
ii  procps                 1:3.2.7-3         /proc file system utilities
ii  ucf                    2.0020            Update Configuration File: preserv

nagios-plugins-basic recommends no packages.

-- no debconf information

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