OracleVM 3.3 : nss (OVMSA-2017-0156)

High Nessus Plugin ID 103593


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


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

- Added nss-vendor.patch to change vendor

- Temporarily disable some tests until expired PayPalEE.cert is renewed

- Backport patch to simplify transcript calculation for CertificateVerify


Update the affected nss / nss-sysinit / nss-tools packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 103593

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0156.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/10/02

Modified: 2017/10/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss-sysinit, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss-tools, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/29