Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : ant (algorithmic_complexity_vulnerability_in_apache)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- Algorithmic complexity vulnerability in the sorting
algorithms in bzip2 compressing stream
(BZip2CompressorOutputStream) in Apache Commons Compress
before 1.4.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial
of service (CPU consumption) via a file with many
repeating inputs. (CVE-2012-2098)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?e3736b5c

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.1.3.4.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80580 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2098

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