Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : perl-58 (cve_2011_3597_improper_input)

high Nessus Plugin ID 80733
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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

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

Description

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

- Eval injection vulnerability in the Digest module before 1.17 for Perl allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the new constructor.
(CVE-2011-3597)

Solution

Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 9.5.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?4a913f44

http://www.nessus.org/u?ba709292

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 80733

File Name: solaris11_perl-58_20131017_2.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 1/19/2015

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.0, p-cpe:/a:oracle:solaris:perl-58

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

Patch Publication Date: 10/17/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3597