Check Point Gaia Operating Remote Heap Buffer Overflow (sk104443)(GHOST)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104998

Synopsis

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description

The remote host is running a version of Gaia OS which is affected by a heap buffer overflow vulnerability in glibc which could potentially allow an attacker execute arbitrary code in the context of the user running the affected application.

Solution

Update to an unaffected version or apply vendor-supplied hotfix.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?ba5b918a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 104998

File Name: check_point_gaia_sk104443.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Family: Firewalls

Published: 2017/12/04

Modified: 2017/12/05

Dependencies: 104670

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:check_point:gaia_os

Required KB Items: Host/Check_Point/version, Host/Check_Point/installed_hotfixes

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/01/27

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Exim GHOST (glibc gethostbyname) Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0235

BID: 72325