Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jan2016_SRU11_3_4_5_0

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU
jan2016.

Description :

This Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address critical
security updates :

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Grub2). The
supported version that is affected is 11. Difficult to
exploit vulnerability requiring logon to Operating
System. Successful attack of this vulnerability can
result in unauthorized Operating System takeover
including arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2015-8370)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Zones). The
supported version that is affected is 11. Easily
exploitable vulnerability requiring logon to Operating
System plus additional, multiple logins to components.
Successful attack of this vulnerability can escalate
attacker privileges resulting in unauthorized read
access to a subset of Solaris accessible data.
(CVE-2016-0618)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?9afc74c4
http://www.nessus.org/u?da1a16c5
https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2091648.1

Solution :

Install the jan2016 CPU from the Oracle support website.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:ND/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88003 ()

Bugtraq ID: 79358
81114

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8370
CVE-2016-0618

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