OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : foomatic (OVMSA-2016-0040)

High Nessus Plugin ID 90139


The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.


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

- Also consider back tick and semicolon as illegal shell escape characters.

- CVE-2015-8327, (CVE-2015-8560)

- Prevent foomatic-rip overrun (bug #1214534).


Update the affected foomatic package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 90139

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0040.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Published: 2016/03/24

Updated: 2018/07/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2964, CVE-2015-8327, CVE-2015-8560

BID: 48674