Oracle Linux 5 : nss (ELSA-2017-1101)

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Synopsis :

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Description of changes:

[3.21.3-2.0.1]
- Fix out-of-bound issue in base64 encoding/decoding code {CVE-2017-5461}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-April/006893.html

Solution :

Update the affected nss packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99755 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-5461

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