Photon OS 2.0: Linux PHSA-2018-2.0-0101 (deprecated)

High Nessus Plugin ID 119423

New! Vulnerability Priority Rating (VPR)

Tenable calculates a dynamic VPR for every vulnerability. VPR combines vulnerability information with threat intelligence and machine learning algorithms to predict which vulnerabilities are most likely to be exploited in attacks. Read more about what VPR is and how it's different from CVSS.

VPR Score: 6.7


This plugin has been deprecated.


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



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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119423

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2018-2_0-0101.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/12/05

Updated: 2019/02/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-5390

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:linux, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:2.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7482, CVE-2017-7518, CVE-2017-1000363, CVE-2018-5390, CVE-2018-6555