OracleVM 2.2 : ovs-agent (OVMSA-2010-0015)

high Nessus Plugin ID 68878
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The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- Update changelog, fill CVE number.

- Fix config-file access mode issue.

- Fix file access vulnerability [orabug 10142417] (CVE-2010-3582)

- Fix local privilege escalation [orabug 10142476] (CVE-2010-3584)

- Fix ovs agent command injection [orabug 10146644] (CVE-2010-3585)

- Fix validate master ip command injection [orabug 10142448] (CVE-2010-3583)

- Add excutable mode to utils/


Update the affected ovs-agent package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 68878

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2010-0015.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Published: 7/15/2013

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:ovs-agent, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:2.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/18/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/14/2010

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Oracle VM Server Virtual Server Agent Command Injection)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3582, CVE-2010-3583, CVE-2010-3584, CVE-2010-3585

BID: 44031, 44043, 44044, 44047

IAVA: 2010-A-0151