[Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#474967: URL in plugins output converted to html entity

Marc Haber mh+debian-packages at zugschlus.de
Sun Apr 27 13:59:24 UTC 2008

On Tue, Apr 08, 2008 at 10:28:10AM +0200, MOLENT Lubomir OSK wrote:
> After upgrade to nagios2 version 2.11-1~bpo40+1 output of plugins is
> converted to html entity (for example: < is printed as &lt) so url is
> not clickable but displayed as plain text (<a href=...)

Can you give an example of a plugin giving HTML output?

I guess that this was never intended to work since it might offer a
possibility to inject malicous javascript into nagios' web frontend.


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