OracleVM 3.2 : nspr (OVMSA-2016-0065)

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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 :

- Rebase to NSPR 4.11

- Resolves: Bug 1297943 - Rebase RHEL 5.11.z to NSPR 4.11
in preparation for Firefox 45

- Resolves: Bug 1269359 - (CVE-2015-7183)

- nspr: heap-buffer overflow in PL_ARENA_ALLOCATE can lead
to crash (under ASAN), potential memory corruption
[rhel-5.11.z]

- Rebase to nspr-4.10.8

- Resolves: Bug 1200921 - Rebase nspr to 4.10.8 for
Firefox 38 ESR

- Rebase to nspr-4.10.6

- Resolves: Bug 1110857 - Rebase nspr in RHEL 5.11 to NSPR
4.10.6 for FF31

- Retagging

- Resolves: rhbz#1032468

- Remove an unused patch

- Resolves: rhbz#1032468 - CVE-2013-5605 CVE-2013-5606
(CVE-2013-1741) nss: various flaws [rhel-5.11]

- Update to nspr-4.10.2

- Resolves: rhbz#1032468 - CVE-2013-5605 CVE-2013-5606
(CVE-2013-1741) nss: various flaws [rhel-5.11]

- Retagging to fix an inconsitency in the release tags

- Resolves: rhbz#1002641 - Rebase RHEL 5 to NSPR 4.10 (for
FF 24.x)

- Rebase to nspr-4.10.0

- Resolves: rhbz#1002641 - Rebase RHEL 5 to NSPR 4.10 (for
FF 24.x)

- Resolves: rhbz#737704 - Fix spec file test script typo
and enable running the test suites

- Resolves: rhbz#919183 - Rebase to nspr-4.9.5

- Resolves: rhbz#883777- [RFE] Rebase nspr to 4.9.2 due to
Firefox 17 ESR

- Resolves: rhbz#633519 - pthread_key_t leak and memory
corruption

- Resolves: rhbz#831654 - Fix %post and %postun

- Updated License: to MPLv2.0 per upstream

- Resolves: rhbz#831654 - Pick up fixes from the rhel-5.8
branch

- Regenerated nspr-config-pc.patch passes the the rpmdiff
tests

- Resolves: rhbz#831654 - restore top section of
nspr-config-pc.patch

- Needed to prevent multilib regressions

- Resolves: rhbz#831654 - revert unwanted changes to
nspr.pc

- [email protected]/nspr4 [email protected] in the patch

- Update to NSPR_4_9_1_RTM

- Resolves: rhbz#831654

- rebuilt

- Resolves: Bug 772945 - [RFE] Async update nspr to make
firefox 10 LTS rebase possible

- Update to 4.8.9

- Bumping the relase tag so it's higher than the one in
5.7-z

- Update to 4.8.8

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2016-June/000485.html

Solution :

Update the affected nspr package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91746 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63736
63737
63738

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1741
CVE-2013-5605
CVE-2013-5606
CVE-2015-7183

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