Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : ipmitool (cve_2011_4339_access_controls)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 80645


The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.


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

- ipmievd (aka the IPMI event daemon) in OpenIPMI, as used in the ipmitool package 1.8.11 in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6, Debian GNU/Linux, Fedora 16, and other products uses 0666 permissions for its PID file, which allows local users to kill arbitrary processes by writing to this file. (CVE-2011-4339)


Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 13.4.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 80645

File Name: solaris11_ipmitool_20121120.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/01/19

Modified: 2015/01/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.0, p-cpe:/a:oracle:solaris:ipmitool

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Solaris11/release, Host/Solaris11/pkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2012/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4339