Check Point Gaia Operating System VM escape and code execution (sk106060)(VENOM)

high Nessus Plugin ID 104999
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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 vulnerability in the virtual floppy drive code which may allow an attacker to escape a virtualized environment and obtain code execution on the underlying host.

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?aef5405e

http://venom.crowdstrike.com/

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 104999

File Name: check_point_gaia_sk106060.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Family: Firewalls

Published: 12/4/2017

Updated: 11/12/2019

Dependencies: check_point_gaia_os_version.nbin

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.7

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:check_point:gaia_os

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/13/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/13/2015

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3456

BID: 74640