Photon OS 1.0: Linux PHSA-2017-0006

high Nessus Plugin ID 121672
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VPR Score: 8.9

Synopsis

The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description

An update of the linux package has been released.

Solution

Update the affected Linux packages.

See Also

https://github.com/vmware/photon/wiki/Security-Updates-26.md

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 121672

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2017-0006_linux.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2/7/2019

Updated: 2/9/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 8.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-5953

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

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

Temporal Vector: 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: 2/27/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/27/2017

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5986, CVE-2017-6074