Oracle Linux 8 : .NET / Core / 3.1 (ELSA-2021-2352)

high Nessus Plugin ID 150725


The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update.


The remote Oracle Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the ELSA-2021-2352 advisory.

- ASP.NET Denial of Service Vulnerability (CVE-2021-31957)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 150725

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2021-2352.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/11/2021

Updated: 6/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-31957


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:linux:8, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:aspnetcore-runtime-3.1, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:aspnetcore-targeting-pack-3.1, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dotnet-apphost-pack-3.1, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dotnet-hostfxr-3.1, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dotnet-runtime-3.1, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dotnet-sdk-3.1, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dotnet-targeting-pack-3.1, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dotnet-templates-3.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/11/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/8/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-31957