Patch  oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20151980
RHSA-2015:1980: nss and nspr security update (Critical)  

Network Security Services (NSS) is a set of libraries designed to support cross-platform development of security-enabled client and server applications. Netscape Portable Runtime (NSPR) provides platform independence for non-GUI operating system facilities.
A use-after-poison flaw and a heap-based buffer overflow flaw were found in the way NSS parsed certain ASN.1 structures. An attacker could use these flaws to cause NSS to crash or execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running an application compiled against the NSS library. (CVE-2015-7181, CVE-2015-7182)
A heap-based buffer overflow was found in NSPR. An attacker could use this flaw to cause NSPR to crash or execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running an application compiled against the NSPR library. (CVE-2015-7183)
Red Hat would like to thank the Mozilla project for reporting these issues. Upstream acknowledges Tyson Smith, David Keeler and Ryan Sleevi as the original reporter.
All nss and nspr users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain backported patches to correct these issues.
Create Date: 2015-11-04 Last Update Date: 2015-11-04

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

References

Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : All of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20030315001 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
version pattern match ^5[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true
IF : nspr-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20081036024. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : nspr-devel is earlier than 0:4.10.8-2.el5_11
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20151980012. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : nspr is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20081036022. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : nspr is earlier than 0:4.10.8-2.el5_11
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20151980010. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : nss-tools is earlier than 0:3.19.1-2.el5_11
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20151980004. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : nss-tools is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  xulrunner-devel-unstable is earlier than 0:1.9.0.2-5.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20080569004 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.9.0.2-5.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : nss-pkcs11-devel is earlier than 0:3.19.1-2.el5_11
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20151980002. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : nss-pkcs11-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  nss-tools is earlier than 0:3.12.1.1-1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20080879008 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:3.12.1.1-1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : nss-devel is earlier than 0:3.19.1-2.el5_11
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20151980006. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : nss-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  xulrunner is earlier than 0:1.9.0.2-5.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20080569002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:1.9.0.2-5.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : nss is earlier than 0:3.19.1-2.el5_11
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20151980008. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : nss is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  nss-devel is earlier than 0:3.12.1.1-1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20080879007 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:3.12.1.1-1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 

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