OracleVM 3.2 : glibc (OVMSA-2017-0124) (Stack Clash)

high Nessus Plugin ID 102062
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Synopsis

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- Mitigation for CVE-2017-1000366 glibc: heap/stack gap jumping via unbounded stack allocations.

Solution

Update the affected glibc / glibc-common / nscd packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2017-July/000753.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102062

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0124.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Published: 7/31/2017

Updated: 1/4/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:glibc, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:glibc-common, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nscd, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleVM/release, Host/OracleVM/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/28/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/19/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000366