Oracle Linux 5 : bash (ELSA-2014-3077)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 77893


The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update.


Description of changes:

- Preliminary fix for CVE-2014-7169


Update the affected bash package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 77893

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3077.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/26/2014

Updated: 4/25/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-7169

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:linux:5, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:bash

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/25/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/24/2014

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 7/28/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-7169

BID: 70137

IAVA: 2014-A-0142