Solaris XDR RPC Request Handling RCE (April 2017 CPU) (EBBISLAND / EBBSHAVE)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris host is affected by a remote code execution

Description :

Nessus was able to execute shellcode and run a system command on the
remote Solaris host. Solaris 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10 are affected by
a remote code execution vulnerability in the XDR RPC service due to an
overflow condition caused by improper validation of user-supplied
input when handling RPC requests. An unauthenticated, remote attacker
can exploit this, via a specially crafted RPC request, to execute
arbitrary code.

EBBISLAND / EBBSHAVE is one of multiple Equation Group vulnerabilities
and exploits disclosed on 2017/04/08 by a group known as the Shadow

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11 or later. Alternatively, upgrade to Solaris 10
Update 11, or upgrade to Solaris 10 and apply any kernel patch
released after 2012/01/26.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: RPC

Nessus Plugin ID: 103532 ()

Bugtraq ID: 97778

CVE ID: CVE-2017-3623

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