Photon OS 2.0 : Zsh / Python3 / Xerces / Mercurial / Pmd / Pycrypto / Net / Python2 / Util / Mysql / Paramiko / Binutils / Patch / Sqlite (PhotonOS-PHSA-2018-2.0-0037) (deprecated)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 111297
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This plugin has been deprecated.


An update of {'mercurial', 'python2', 'zsh', 'pycrypto', 'patch', 'binutils', 'paramiko', 'httpd', 'mysql', 'xerces-c', 'util-linux', 'net-snmp', 'python3', 'sqlite'} packages of Photon OS has been released.



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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 111297

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2018-2_0-0037.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 7/24/2018

Updated: 4/5/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-12627


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:zsh, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:python3, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:xerces, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:mercurial, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:pmd, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:pycrypto, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:net, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:python2, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:util, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:mysql, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:paramiko, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:binutils, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:patch, p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:sqlite, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:2.0

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/23/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12627, CVE-2017-18207, CVE-2018-1303, CVE-2018-2573, CVE-2018-2583, CVE-2018-2612, CVE-2018-2622, CVE-2018-2640, CVE-2018-2665, CVE-2018-2668, CVE-2018-2703, CVE-2018-6594, CVE-2018-6951, CVE-2018-7208, CVE-2018-7549, CVE-2018-7643, CVE-2018-7738, CVE-2018-7750, CVE-2018-8740, CVE-2018-1000030, CVE-2018-1000116, CVE-2018-1000117, CVE-2018-1000132

BID: 102678, 102681, 102682, 102704, 102706, 102708, 102709, 102710, 103044, 103077, 103219, 103264, 103367, 103466, 103522, 103713, 104527