Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : oct2014_SRU11_1_20_5_0

High Nessus Plugin ID 78463


The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU oct2014.


This Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address a critical security update :

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: iSCSI Data Mover(IDM)). Supported versions that are affected are 10 and 11. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows successful unauthenticated network attacks via TCP/IP.
Successful attack of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized Operating System hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS). (CVE-2014-6508)


Install the oct2014 CPU from the Oracle support website.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 78463

File Name: solaris_oct2014_SRU11_1_20_5_0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/10/15

Modified: 2015/11/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Solaris11/release

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-6508

BID: 70549

OSVDB: 107729, 113352