Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2542)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:


[2.6.32-400.29.3.el6uek]
- block: do not pass disk names as format strings (Jerry Snitselaar)
[Orabug: 17230124] {CVE-2013-2851}
- af_key: initialize satype in key_notify_policy_flush() (Nicolas
Dichtel) [Orabug: 17370765] {CVE-2013-2237}
- Bluetooth: L2CAP - Fix info leak via getsockname() (Mathias Krause)
[Orabug: 17371054] {CVE-2012-6544}
- Bluetooth: HCI - Fix info leak in getsockopt(HCI_FILTER) (Mathias
Krause) [Orabug: 17371072] {CVE-2012-6544}
- ipv6: ip6_sk_dst_check() must not assume ipv6 dst (Eric Dumazet)
[Orabug: 17371079] {CVE-2013-2232}
- sctp: Use correct sideffect command in duplicate cookie handling (Vlad
Yasevich) [Orabug: 17371121] {CVE-2013-2206}
- sctp: deal with multiple COOKIE_ECHO chunks (Max Matveev) [Orabug:
17372129] {CVE-2013-2206}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-August/003648.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-August/003649.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69509 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58990
60409
60715
60893
60953

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6544
CVE-2013-2206
CVE-2013-2232
CVE-2013-2237
CVE-2013-2851