Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2504)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

- exec: do not leave bprm->interp on stack (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 16286741]
- exec: use -ELOOP for max recursion depth (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 16286741]

- Xen: Fix stack corruption in xen_failsafe_callback for 32bit PVOPS guests.
(Frediano Ziglio) [Orabug: 16274192] {CVE-2013-0190}

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68846 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55878

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4530