Photon OS 1.0: Linux PHSA-2018-1.0-0188

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117881


The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


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


Update the affected Linux packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117881

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2018-1_0-0188.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/10/02

Modified: 2018/10/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-10879

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.1

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/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: 2018/09/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10879