RHEL 4 : Solaris client in Satellite Server (RHSA-2008:0264)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 43836


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VPR Score: 6.6


The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.


Red Hat Network Satellite Server version 5.0.2 is now available. This update includes fixes for a number of security issues in Red Hat Network Satellite Server Solaris client components.

This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team.

This release corrects several security vulnerabilities in various components shipped as part of the Red Hat Network Satellite Server Solaris client. In a typical operating environment, these components are not used by the Satellite Server in a vulnerable manner. These security updates will reduce risk should these components be used by other applications.

Two denial-of-service flaws were fixed in ZLib. (CVE-2005-2096, CVE-2005-1849)

Multiple flaws were fixed in OpenSSL. (CVE-2006-4343, CVE-2006-4339, CVE-2006-3738, CVE-2006-2940, CVE-2006-2937, CVE-2005-2969)

Multiple flaws were fixed in Python. (CVE-2007-4965, CVE-2007-2052, CVE-2006-4980, CVE-2006-1542)

Users of Red Hat Network Satellite Server 5.0.1 are advised to upgrade to 5.0.2, which resolves these issues.


Update the affected rhn-solaris-bootstrap and / or rhn_solaris_bootstrap_5_0_2_3 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 43836

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2008-0264.nasl

Version: 1.23

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/10/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 6.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:rhn-solaris-bootstrap, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:rhn_solaris_bootstrap_5_0_2_3, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/20/2008

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/6/2005

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1849, CVE-2005-2096, CVE-2005-2969, CVE-2006-1542, CVE-2006-2937, CVE-2006-2940, CVE-2006-3738, CVE-2006-4339, CVE-2006-4343, CVE-2006-4980, CVE-2007-2052, CVE-2007-4965

BID: 19849, 20246, 20247, 20248, 20249, 22083, 25696, 28276

RHSA: 2008:0264

CWE: 119, 189, 310, 399