Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : oct2016_SRU11_2_9_5_0

low Nessus Plugin ID 94132
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Synopsis

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU oct2016.

Description

This Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address a critical security update :

- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Bash). The supported version that is affected is 10. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows low privileged attacker with logon to the infrastructure where Solaris executes to compromise Solaris. Successful attacks require human interaction from a person other than the attacker.
Successful attacks of this vulnerability can result in unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some of Solaris accessible data. (CVE-2016-5480)

Solution

Install the oct2016 CPU from the Oracle support website.

See Also

https://support.oracle.com/epmos/faces/DocumentDisplay?id=2189657.1

http://www.nessus.org/u?453a538d

https://www.oracle.com/security-alerts/cpuoct2016.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 94132

File Name: solaris_oct2016_SRU11_2_9_5_0.nasl

Version: 2.15

Type: local

Published: 10/19/2016

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 1.9

Temporal Score: 1.4

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.8

Temporal Score: 2.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Solaris11/release

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/21/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/25/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5480