Oracle Linux 5 : bash (ELSA-2014-3094) (Shellshock)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 79376


The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update.


Description of changes:

- Fix segfaults from CVE-2014-6277 and CVE-2014-6278 completely. [orabug 19905421]


Update the affected bash package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 79376

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3094.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/11/21

Modified: 2015/12/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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: 2014/11/20

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (CUPS Filter Bash Environment Variable Code Injection (Shellshock))

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-6277, CVE-2014-6278

BID: 70165, 70166

IAVA: 2014-A-0142