Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : apr2016_SRU11_3_7_5_0

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

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: Network
Configuration Service). The supported version that is
affected is 11.3. Easily exploitable vulnerability
allows low privileged attacker with logon to the
infrastructure where Solaris executes 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-2016-3462)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: ZFS). Supported
versions that are affected are 10 and 11.3. Easily
exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker
with logon to the infrastructure where Solaris executes
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-2016-3465)

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 : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90622 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3462
CVE-2016-3465

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