Photon OS 2.0 : glibc / linux / rsync / curl (PhotonOS-PHSA-2018-2.0-0009)

High Nessus Plugin ID 111278


The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


An update of {'glibc', 'linux', 'rsync', 'curl'} packages of Photon OS has been released.


Update the affected Curl / Linux / Glibc / Rsync packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111278

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2018-2_0-0009.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/07/24

Modified: 2018/07/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-8818

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:curl, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:linux, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:glibc, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:rsync, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:2.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/PhotonOS/release, Host/PhotonOS/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/01/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8818, CVE-2017-8824, CVE-2017-17426, CVE-2017-17433, CVE-2017-17434, CVE-2017-17448, CVE-2017-17450

BID: 102014, 102056, 102110, 102117