Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : oct2012_SRU9_5
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76833
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU oct2012.
DescriptionThis Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address a critical security update :
- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel/RCTL). Supported versions that are affected are 10 and 11. 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 oct2012 CPU from the Oracle support website.