Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2012-2034)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-200.32.1.el6uek]
- dl2k: Clean up rio_ioctl (Stephan Mueller) [Orabug: 14680245] {CVE-2012-2313}
- hugetlb: fix resv_map leak in error path (Christoph Lameter) [Orabug: 14680284] {CVE-2012-2390}
- rds: set correct msg_namelen (Jay Fenlason) [Orabug: 14680018] {CVE-2012-3430}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2012-September/003051.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2012-September/003052.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68681 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53668
53965
54702

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2313
CVE-2012-2390
CVE-2012-3430