Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2524)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.24.1.el5uek]
- perf: Treat attr.config as u64 in perf_swevent_init() (Tommi Rantala)
[Orabug: 16808734] {CVE-2013-2094}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-May/003474.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-May/003473.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68854 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59846

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2094