OracleVM 3.2 : nss (OVMSA-2016-0160)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94931


The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.


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

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

- Rebase to NSS 3.21.3

- Resolves: Bug 1347908


Update the affected nss package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 94931

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0160.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: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nss, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.2

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: 2018/08/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-8635