Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jan2013_SRU12_4

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU
jan2013.

Description :

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

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel/DTrace Framework).
Supported versions that are affected are 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 Operating System hang or frequently
repeatable crash (complete DOS). (CVE-2013-0407)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?055f6846
http://www.nessus.org/u?b56cce0c
https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1517145.1

Solution :

Install the jan2013 CPU from the Oracle support website.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76809 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57393

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0407

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