Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2011-2021)

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Synopsis :

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Description of changes:

[2.6.32-100.37.1.el5uek]
- [net] gre: fix netns vs proto registration ordering {CVE-2011-1767}
- [net] tunnels: fix netns vs proto registration ordering {CVE-2011-1768}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2011-July/002226.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2011-July/002227.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68419 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1767
CVE-2011-1768