Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : apr2012_SRU3

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU
apr2012.

Description :

This Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address critical
security updates :

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel/sockfs ). Supported
versions that are affected are 8, 9, 10 and 11. Easily
exploitable vulnerability requiring logon to Operating
System. Successful attack of this vulnerability can
result in unauthorized Operating System hang or
frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS).
(CVE-2012-1681)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Products Suite (subcomponent: Password Policy).
Supported versions that are affected are 8, 9, 10 and
11. Easily exploitable vulnerability requiring logon to
Operating System plus additional login/authentication to
component or subcomponent. Successful attack of this
vulnerability can escalate attacker privileges resulting
in unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some
Solaris accessible data as well as read access to a
subset of Solaris accessible data and ability to cause a
partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Solaris.
(CVE-2012-1684)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?75401354
http://www.nessus.org/u?289b1163
http://www.nessus.org/u?9865fa8a

Solution :

Install the apr2012 CPU from the Oracle support website.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76800 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53135
53138

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1681
CVE-2012-1684

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