Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : perl-58 (cve_2013_1667_denial_of)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

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

- The rehash mechanism in Perl 5.8.2 through 5.16.x allows
context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service
(memory consumption and crash) via a crafted hash key.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80729 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1667

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