Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jul2016_SRU11_3_9_4_0

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU
jul2016.

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: Verified Boot).
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 access to
critical data or complete access to all Solaris
accessible data. (CVE-2016-5452)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Verified Boot).
The supported version that is affected is 11.3.
Difficult to exploit vulnerability allows low privileged
attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Solaris
executes to compromise Solaris. While the vulnerability
is in Solaris, attacks may significantly impact
additional products. Successful attacks of this
vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to
cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete
DOS) of Solaris as well as unauthorized update, insert
or delete access to some of Solaris accessible data.
(CVE-2016-5454)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel). 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-2016-5471)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?42cde00c
http://www.nessus.org/u?453b5f8c
https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2157475.1

Solution :

Install the jul2016 CPU from the Oracle support website.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:C)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92455 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5452
CVE-2016-5454
CVE-2016-5471

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