Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jan2017_SRU11_3_16_3_0

Low Nessus Plugin ID 96602


The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch from CPU jan2017.


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: Kernel). The supported version that is affected is 11.3. Easily exploitable vulnerability allows unauthenticated 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-2017-3301)


Install the jan2017 CPU from the Oracle support website.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 96602

File Name: solaris_jan2017_SRU11_3_16_3_0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/01/18

Modified: 2017/04/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 1.9

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


Base Score: 3.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:oracle:solaris:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/01/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-3301

BID: 95567