Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : oct2016_SRU11_3_12_4_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: Files). 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 update, insert
or delete access to some of Solaris accessible data as
well as unauthorized read access to a subset of Solaris
accessible data and unauthorized ability to cause a
partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Solaris.
(CVE-2016-5487)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Filesystem).
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
require human interaction from a person other than the
attacker. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can
result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or
frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of Solaris.
(CVE-2016-5553)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Installation). The
supported version that is affected is 11.3. Easily
exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated
attacker with network access via HTTP to compromise
Solaris. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can
result in unauthorized read access to a subset of
Solaris accessible data. (CVE-2016-5566)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel Zones). 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-2016-5576)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun
Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Lynx). 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 partial denial of service (partial DOS) of
Solaris. (CVE-2016-5615)

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 :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94134 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5487
CVE-2016-5553
CVE-2016-5566
CVE-2016-5576
CVE-2016-5615

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