Oracle Linux 4 : bash (ELSA-2014-3079)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 77953


The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update.


Description of changes:

- Rework env function definition for safety (Florian Weimer) [CVE-2014-7169]


Update the affected bash package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 77953

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3079.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/09/29

Modified: 2015/12/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:bash, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:4

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-7169

BID: 70137

IAVA: 2014-A-0142