OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : krb5 (OVMSA-2016-0039)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 90138


The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.


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

- Fix (CVE-2015-8629, CVE-2015-8631)

- Also fix a spec trigger issue that prevents building

- Resolves: #1306973


Update the affected krb5-libs package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 90138

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0039.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.11 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/03/24

Modified: 2017/02/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:krb5-libs, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.4

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: 2016/03/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-5353, CVE-2014-5355, CVE-2015-8629, CVE-2015-8631

BID: 71679, 74042

OSVDB: 115960, 118567, 118568, 118569, 118570, 133808, 133882