Photon OS 1.0: Linux PHSA-2018-1.0-0132-(a) (deprecated)

High Nessus Plugin ID 111933

Synopsis

This plugin has been deprecated.

Description

An update of 'linux', 'linux-esx' packages of Photon OS has been released.

Solution

n/a.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?f10bac5d

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111933

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2018-1_0-0132-a.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2018/08/17

Updated: 2019/04/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-8897

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/05/03

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Microsoft Windows POP/MOV SS Local Privilege Elevation Vulnerability)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-8897