Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jul2014_SRU11_1_18_5_0
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76820
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU jul2014.
DescriptionThis Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address a critical security update :
- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle and Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: sockfs). Supported versions that are affected are 8, 9, 10 and 11.1. Easily exploitable vulnerability requiring logon to Operating System. Successful attack of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized Operating System hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS).
SolutionInstall the jul2014 CPU from the Oracle support website.