Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : oct2016_SRU11_3_11_6_0

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU
oct2016.

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: Kernel/X86).
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 takeover of Solaris.
(CVE-2016-5544)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel). Supported
versions that are affected are 10 and 11.3. Difficult to
exploit 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. (CVE-2016-5559)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: IKE). The
supported version that is affected is 11.3. Difficult to
exploit vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker
with network access via IKEv2 to compromise Solaris.
Successful attacks require human interaction from a
person other than the attacker. Successful attacks of
this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to
cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of
Solaris. (CVE-2016-5561)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c523d145
http://www.nessus.org/u?bac902d5
https://support.oracle.com/rs?type=doc&id=2189657.1

Solution :

Install the oct2016 CPU from the Oracle support website.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94133 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5544
CVE-2016-5559
CVE-2016-5561

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