OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : nss-util (OVMSA-2016-0034)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.

Description :

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

- Actually apply the fix for CVE-2016-1950 from NSS
3.19.2.3 ...

- Rebuild to ensure use of correct NSPR.

- Include the fix for CVE-2016-1950 from NSS 3.19.2.3

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?48f54b3e
http://www.nessus.org/u?73d6a362

Solution :

Update the affected nss-util package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 89818 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1950

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