Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jul2018_SRU11_3_32_4_0

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111189

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). The supported version that is affected is 11.3. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with network access via RPC to compromise Solaris. While the vulnerability is in Solaris, attacks may significantly impact additional products. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of Solaris. (CVE-2018-2908)

Solution

Install the jul2018 CPU from the Oracle support website.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?d0716163

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111189

File Name: solaris_jul2018_SRU11_3_32_4_0.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2018/07/20

Modified: 2018/10/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.7

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

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-2018-2908

IAVA: 2018-A-0231