Bash - Oracle Updates
Date: 27 September 2014
The purpose of this Advisory is to bring attention to recently released security updates for Oracle related to Bash.
Oracle has released security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Bash. Exploitation of certain services and applications can allow a remote unauthenticated attacker to provide environment variables, override or bypass environment restrictions to execute shell commands and run arbitrary code.
Oracle Linux, versions 4, 5, 6, 7
Oracle Solaris, versions 8, 9, 10, 11
CVE Reference: CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-7169
CCIRC recommends that owner/operators test and deploy the vendor released updates or workarounds to affected platforms accordingly.
Free Software Foundation
CCIRC Alert AL14-032 Critical vulnerability in Bash
CCIRC Advisory AV14-069 OpenSSL Critical vulnerability in Bash
US CERT - Bourne Again Shell (Bash) Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
SANS ISC - Update on CVE-2014-6271: Vulnerability in bash (shellshock)
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