Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : cvs (cve_2012_0804_buffer_errors)

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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 :

- Heap-based buffer overflow in the proxy_connect function
in src/client.c in CVS 1.11 and 1.12 allows remote HTTP
proxy servers to cause a denial of service (crash) and
possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTTP
response. (CVE-2012-0804)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
https://blogs.oracle.com/sunsecurity/entry/cve_2012_0804_buffer_errors

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.2.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80598 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0804

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