Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jan2013_SRU11_1_2_5_0
Low Nessus Plugin ID 78461
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU jan2013.
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). The supported version that is affected is 11. Easily exploitable vulnerability requiring logon to Operating System.
Successful attack of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a partial denial of service (partial DOS) of Solaris. (CVE-2012-3178)
SolutionInstall the jan2013 CPU from the Oracle support website.