Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : oct2016_SRU11_3_13_4_0
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94135
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU oct2016.
DescriptionThis Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address a critical security update :
- Vulnerability in the Solaris component of Oracle Sun Systems Products Suite (subcomponent: Kernel Zones). 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 as well as unauthorized update, insert or delete access to some of Solaris accessible data.
SolutionInstall the oct2016 CPU from the Oracle support website.