Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : apr2016_SRU11_3_4_5_0

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU
apr2016.

Description :

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

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Utilities).
Supported versions that are affected are 10 and 11.3.
Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated
attacker with network access via RPC to compromise
Solaris. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can
result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or
frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of Solaris.
(CVE-2015-7236)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2142a932
http://www.nessus.org/u?855180af
https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2123591.1

Solution :

Install the apr2016 CPU from the Oracle support website.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90619 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7236

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