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The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
From Red Hat Security Advisory 2017:2832 :
An update for nss is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security
impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each
vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
Network Security Services (NSS) is a set of libraries designed to
support the cross-platform development of security-enabled client and
Security Fix(es) :
* A use-after-free flaw was found in the TLS 1.2 implementation in the
NSS library when client authentication was used. A malicious client
could use this flaw to cause an application compiled against NSS to
crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the permission of
the user running the application. (CVE-2017-7805)
Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting this
issue. Upstream acknowledges Martin Thomson as the original reporter.
See also :
Update the affected nss packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false