Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : oct2012_SRU9_5

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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 a critical
security update :

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel/RCTL). Supported
versions that are affected are 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-2012-3208)

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 : 4.9
(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: 76833 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56069

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3208

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