Photon OS 1.0: Dnsmasq PHSA-2017-0035 (deprecated)

high Nessus Plugin ID 111884
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Synopsis

This plugin has been deprecated.

Description

An update of [dnsmasq] packages for PhotonOS has been released.

Solution

n/a.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?56e443b9

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111884

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2017-0035.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 8/17/2018

Updated: 4/5/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-14496

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:dnsmasq, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:1.0

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: 10/2/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-14491, CVE-2017-14492, CVE-2017-14493, CVE-2017-14494, CVE-2017-14495, CVE-2017-14496