Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : apr2012_SRU4

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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: gssd(1M)). Supported
versions that are affected are 8, 9, 10 and 11. Very
difficult to exploit vulnerability requiring logon to
Operating System plus additional, multiple logins to
components. Successful attack of this vulnerability can
escalate attacker privileges resulting in unauthorized
Operating System takeover including arbitrary code
execution. (CVE-2012-1683)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel/Privileges). The
supported version that is affected is 11. Difficult to
exploit 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 Operating System takeover including
arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2012-1691)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel/GLD(7D)). The
supported version that is affected is 11. Very difficult
to exploit vulnerability allows successful authenticated
network attacks via TCP/IP. Successful attack of this
vulnerability can result in unauthorized read access to
a subset of Solaris accessible data. (CVE-2012-1698)

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 : 6.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76801 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53128
53130
53137

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1683
CVE-2012-1691
CVE-2012-1698

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