Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jul2016_SRU11_3_8_7_0
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92454
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU jul2016.
DescriptionThis Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :
- Vulnerability in the Oracle VM VirtualBox component of Oracle Virtualization (subcomponent: Core). Supported versions that are affected are VirtualBox prior to 4.0.36, prior to 4.1.44, prior to 4.2.36, prior to 4.3.34 and prior to 5.0.10. Difficult to exploit vulnerability requiring logon to Operating System.
Successful attack of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized Operating System hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS). (CVE-2015-8104)
- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel). The supported version that is affected is 11.3. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Solaris executes to compromise Solaris. Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized ability to cause a hang or frequently repeatable crash (complete DOS) of Solaris. (CVE-2016-3497)
SolutionInstall the jul2016 CPU from the Oracle support website.