Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : oct2012_SRU12_4

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU
oct2012.

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). Supported
versions that are affected are 10 and 11. Difficult to
exploit vulnerability requiring logon to Operating
System. Successful attack of this vulnerability can
result in unauthorized Operating System hang or
frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS). Note:
CVE-2012-3212 affects only Solaris on SPARC T4 servers.
(CVE-2012-3212)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Products Suite (subcomponent: mailx(1)). 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 update, insert or delete access
to some Solaris accessible data as well as read access
to a subset of Solaris accessible data. (CVE-2012-3165)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel). 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 read access to a subset of Solaris
accessible data. Note: CVE-2012-3209 and CVE-2012-3215
only affects Solaris on the SPARC platform.
(CVE-2012-3215)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?cd421d02
http://www.nessus.org/u?1cef09be
https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=1475188.1

Solution :

Install the oct2012 CPU from the Oracle support website.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76831 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56012
56016
56038

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3165
CVE-2012-3212
CVE-2012-3215

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