OracleVM 3.3 : nss / nss-util,nspr (OVMSA-2015-0145)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 86782
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The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.


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


- Resolves: Bug 1269360 - (CVE-2015-7183)

- nspr: heap-buffer overflow in PL_ARENA_ALLOCATE can lead to crash (under ASAN), potential memory corruption


- Added nss-vendor.patch to change vendor

- Rebuild against updated NSPR

- Sync up with the rhel-6.6 branch

- Resolves: Bug 1224450


- Resolves: Bug 1269355 - CVE-2015-7182 (CVE-2015-7181)


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 86782

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2015-0145.nasl

Version: 2.14

Type: local

Published: 11/6/2015

Updated: 1/4/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nspr, 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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/5/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/5/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7181, CVE-2015-7182, CVE-2015-7183