OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : nssnss-util (OVMSA-2016-0159)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94930

Synopsis

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

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

nss

- Added nss-vendor.patch to change vendor

- Mozilla #1314604 / Red Hat (CVE-2016-8635)

- remove disable_hw_gcm.patch which hasn't been used since 3.16.1

- Rebase to NSS 3.21.3

- Resolves: #1383885

nss-util

- Rebase to nss-3.21.3

- Remove patch for CVE-2016-1950, which is included in the release

- Related: Bug 1347908

- Added upstream patch for (CVE-2016-1950)

- Rebase to nss-util from nss 3.21

- Resolves: Bug 1297890 - Rebase RHEL 6.8 to NSS-util 3.21 in preparation for Firefox 45

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?c8cb9820

http://www.nessus.org/u?8e710cff

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 94930

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0159.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Published: 2016/11/17

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss-sysinit, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss-tools, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss-util, 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: 2016/11/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/03/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1950, CVE-2016-8635