Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : apr2016_SRU11_3_6_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: Fwflash). The
supported version that is affected is 11.3. Easily
exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged
attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Solaris
executes to compromise Solaris. Successful attacks of
this vulnerability can result in unauthorized creation,
deletion or modification access to critical data or all
Solaris accessible data and unauthorized ability to
cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete
DOS) of Solaris. (CVE-2016-0669)

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 : 5.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:C)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90621 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0669

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