Photon OS 1.0: Linux PHSA-2017-0049 (deprecated)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 111898
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Synopsis

This plugin has been deprecated.

Description

An update of [linux] packages forhotonOS has been released.

Solution

n/a.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?bdfb09a3

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111898

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2017-0049.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 8/17/2018

Updated: 2/7/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-16532

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.6

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 12/1/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-16532