OracleVM 2.2 : bash (OVMSA-2014-0024)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 78239


The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.


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

- CVE-2014-7169 - bypass patch bug Related: #1146321

- CVE-2014-7169 - proper 3.2 backport - courtesy of Florian Weimer Related: #1146321

- (CVE-2014-7169) Resolves: #1146321


Update the affected bash package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 78239

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2014-0024.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Published: 10/10/2014

Updated: 1/31/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:bash, 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: 9/26/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/24/2014

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 7/28/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-7169

BID: 70137