Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jul2018_SRU11_3_12_4_0

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111187

Synopsis

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU jul2018.

Description

This Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address a critical security update :

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel). Supported versions that are affected are 10 and 11.3. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows high privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Solaris executes to compromise Solaris. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized access to critical data or complete access to all Solaris accessible data. (CVE-2018-2903)

Solution

Install the jul2018 CPU from the Oracle support website.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?50f36723

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111187

File Name: solaris_jul2018_SRU11_3_12_4_0.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2018/07/20

Modified: 2018/09/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.9

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 4.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Solaris11/release

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-2903

IAVA: 2018-A-0231