FireEye Operating System Multiple Vulnerabilities (AX < 7.7.7 / EX < 8.0.1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 103673
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The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.


The remote host is running a version of FireEye Operating System (FEOS) that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities. See vendor release notes for details.


Apply the relevant patch referenced in the vendor release notes.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 103673

File Name: fireeye_os_ex_801.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Family: Firewalls

Published: 10/5/2017

Updated: 6/3/2021

Dependencies: fireeye_os_version.nbin

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:fireeye:feos

Required KB Items: Host/FireEye/series, Host/FireEye/version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/13/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/13/2017

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Solaris RSH Stack Clash Privilege Escalation)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-3167, CVE-2017-3169, CVE-2017-7659, CVE-2017-7668, CVE-2017-7679, CVE-2017-1000364

BID: 99130, 99132, 99134, 99135, 99137, 99170

IAVA: 2017-A-0288-S