Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : oct2018_SRU11_4_1_4_0

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118190

Synopsis

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU oct2018.

Description

This Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel). The supported version that is affected is 11.4. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via multiple protocols to compromise Solaris. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized access to critical data or complete access to all Solaris accessible data. (CVE-2016-5244)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel). The supported version that is affected is 11.4. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Solaris executes to compromise Solaris. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of Solaris. (CVE-2015-6937)

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: RPC). Supported versions that are affected are 10 and 11.4. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated attacker with network access via Portmap v3 to compromise Solaris. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Solaris. (CVE-2018-3172)

Solution

Install the oct2018 CPU from the Oracle support website.

See Also

https://support.oracle.com/epmos/faces/DocumentDisplay?id=2451130.1

http://www.nessus.org/u?1619b94b

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuoct2018.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118190

File Name: solaris_oct2018_SRU11_4_1_4_0.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2018/10/18

Updated: 2020/01/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Solaris11/release

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/10/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-6937, CVE-2016-5244, CVE-2018-3172