OracleVM 3.3 : nss (OVMSA-2014-0082)

High Nessus Plugin ID 80007

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VPR Score: 5.8


The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.


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


- Added nss-vendor.patch to change vendor

- Resolves: Bug 1158160 - Upgrade to NSS for Firefox 31.3

- Remove unused indentation pseudo patch

- require nss util

- Restore patch for certutil man page

- supply missing options descriptions to the man page

- Resolves: Bug 1158160 - Upgrade to NSS for Firefox 31.3

- Resolves: Bug 1165003 - Upgrade to NSS for Firefox 31.3

- Support TLS_FALLBACK_SCSV in tstclnt and ssltap

- Resolves: Bug 1145432 - (CVE-2014-1568)

- Fix pem deadlock caused by previous version of a fix for a race condition

- Fixes: Bug 1090681

- Add references to bugs filed upstream

- Related: Bug 1090681, Bug 1104300

- Resolves: Bug 1090681 - RHDS 9.1 389-ds-base- crash in PK11_DoesMechanism

- Replace expired PayPal test certificate that breaks the build

- Related: Bug 1099619

- Fix defects found by coverity

- Resolves: Bug 1104300

- Backport nss-3.12.6 upstream fix required by Firefox 31

- Resolves: Bug 1099619


- Resolves: Bug 1165003 - Upgrade to NSS for Firefox 31.3

- Fix the required nspr version to be 4.10.6


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 80007

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2014-0082.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Published: 2014/12/15

Updated: 2021/01/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.8

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss-sysinit, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss-tools, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss-util, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/12/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1568

BID: 70116, 72178