Photon OS 2.0 : ruby / glibc (PhotonOS-PHSA-2018-2.0-0011-(a))

High Nessus Plugin ID 111281


The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


An update of {'ruby', 'glibc'} packages of Photon OS has been released.


Update the affected Ruby / Glibc packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111281

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2018-2_0-0011-a.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-2017-16997

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:ruby, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:glibc, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:2.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/01/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-16997, CVE-2017-17405

BID: 102204, 102228