Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2537)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[2.6.32-400.29.2.el6uek]
- Bluetooth: RFCOMM - Fix missing msg_namelen update in
rfcomm_sock_recvmsg() (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 17173824] {CVE-2013-3225}
- Bluetooth: fix possible info leak in bt_sock_recvmsg() (Mathias
Krause) [Orabug: 17173824] {CVE-2013-3224}
- atm: update msg_namelen in vcc_recvmsg() (Mathias Krause) [Orabug:
17173824] {CVE-2013-3222}
- dcbnl: fix various netlink info leaks (Mathias Krause) [Orabug:
17173824] {CVE-2013-2634}
- udf: avoid info leak on export (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 17173824]
{CVE-2012-6548}
- b43: stop format string leaking into error msgs (Kees Cook) [Orabug:
17173824] {CVE-2013-2852}
- signal: always clear sa_restorer on execve (Kees Cook) [Orabug:
17173824] {CVE-2013-0914}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-July/003586.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-July/003587.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68977 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58426
58597
58994
59377
59383
59385
60410

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6548
CVE-2013-0914
CVE-2013-2634
CVE-2013-2852
CVE-2013-3222
CVE-2013-3224
CVE-2013-3225