Photon OS 3.0: Pcre PHSA-2020-3.0-0108

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 138182


The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.


An update of the pcre package has been released.


Update the affected Linux packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 138182

File Name: PhotonOS_PHSA-2020-3_0-0108_pcre.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2020/07/07

Updated: 2020/07/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-14155

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:vmware:photonos:pcre, cpe:/o:vmware:photonos:3.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/06/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/06/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-20838, CVE-2020-14155