Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jul2014_SRU11_1_18_5_0

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU
jul2014.

Description :

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

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle and Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: sockfs). Supported
versions that are affected are 8, 9, 10 and 11.1. 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-2014-4224)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?e1be6d29
http://www.nessus.org/u?7de2f8eb
https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1900373.1

Solution :

Install the jul2014 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 : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76820 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68574

CVE ID: CVE-2014-4224

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