Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2538)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.109.3.el6uek]
- Revert 'be2net: enable interrupts in probe' (Jerry Snitselaar)
[Orabug: 17179597]

[2.6.39-400.109.2.el6uek]
- be2net: enable interrupts in probe (Jerry Snitselaar) [Orabug:
17080364] - Bluetooth: RFCOMM - Fix missing msg_namelen update in
rfcomm_sock_recvmsg() (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 17173830] {CVE-2013-3225}
- Bluetooth: fix possible info leak in bt_sock_recvmsg() (Mathias
Krause) [Orabug: 17173830] {CVE-2013-3224}
- atm: update msg_namelen in vcc_recvmsg() (Mathias Krause) [Orabug:
17173830] {CVE-2013-3222}
- rtnl: fix info leak on RTM_GETLINK request for VF devices (Mathias
Krause) [Orabug: 17173830] {CVE-2013-2635}
- dcbnl: fix various netlink info leaks (Mathias Krause) [Orabug:
17173830] {CVE-2013-2634}
- udf: avoid info leak on export (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 17173830]
{CVE-2012-6548}
- tracing: Fix possible NULL pointer dereferences (Namhyung Kim)
[Orabug: 17173830] {CVE-2013-3301}
- b43: stop format string leaking into error msgs (Kees Cook) [Orabug:
17173830] {CVE-2013-2852}
- signal: always clear sa_restorer on execve (Kees Cook) [Orabug:
17173830] {CVE-2013-0914}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-July/003589.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-July/003588.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