VDB-80571 · CVE-2015-4920 · BID 80692

Oracle Solaris 11 NDMP Backup Service denial of service

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in Oracle Solaris 11 (Operating System). This affects an unknown functionality of the component NDMP Backup Service. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-404. The program does not release or incorrectly releases a resource before it is made available for re-use. This is going to have an impact on integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Unspecified vulnerability in Oracle Sun Solaris 11 allows local users to affect integrity via vectors related to NDMP Backup Service.

The weakness was released 01/20/2016 with Oracle as Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2016 as confirmed advisory (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at oracle.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2015-4920 since 06/24/2015. The exploitability is told to be easy. Attacking locally is a requirement. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 88001 (Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jan2016_SRU11_3_0_0_0), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Solaris Local Security Checks and running in the context local.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at Vulnerability Center (SBV-56077) and Tenable (88001). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 79828, 80389, 80556 and 80403.

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Class: Denial of service
CWE: CWE-404
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Nessus ID: 88001
Nessus Name: Oracle Solaris Critical Patch Update : jan2016_SRU11_3_0_0_0
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Upgrade: oracle.com

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Vendor: oracle.com

Advisory: Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory - January 2016
Organization: Oracle
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2015-4920 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1034735
Vulnerability Center: 56077 - [cpujan2016-2367955-Sun-Systems-Products-Suite] Oracle Solaris 11 Local Unspecified Vulnerability in NDMP, Low
SecurityFocus: 80692 - Oracle January 2016 Critical Patch Update Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Created: 01/21/2016 04:56 PM
Updated: 07/05/2022 02:18 PM
Changes: (3) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore exploit_price_0day source_sectracker
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