Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : gnutls (cve_2011_4128_buffer_overflow)

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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 :

- Buffer overflow in the gnutls_session_get_data function
in lib/gnutls_session.c in GnuTLS 2.12.x before 2.12.14
and 3.x before 3.0.7, when used on a client that
performs nonstandard session resumption, allows remote
TLS servers to cause a denial of service (application
crash) via a large SessionTicket. (CVE-2011-4128)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?128797e3

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 12.4.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80628 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4128

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