OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : nss / nss-util / etc (OVMSA-2016-0042)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

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

nss

- Added nss-vendor.patch to change vendor

- Ensure all ssl.sh tests are executed

- Ensure abi compatibility

- Rebase to NSS-3.21

nss-util

- Rebase RHEL 6.7.z to NSS-util 3.21 in preparation for
Firefox 45

- Resolves: Bug 1299874

- Update upstream patch for (CVE-2016-1950) nspr

- Rebase to NSPR 4.11

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?40fa2502
http://www.nessus.org/u?232168bc

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

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: 90385 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1950

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