Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : unbreakable enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2575)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[2.6.32-400.33.2.el6uek]
- dm snapshot: fix data corruption (Mikulas Patocka) [Orabug: 17618900]
{CVE-2013-4299}
- ipv6: call udp_push_pending_frames when uncorking a socket with
AF_INET pending data (Hannes Frederic Sowa) [Orabug: 17618897]
{CVE-2013-4162}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-October/003735.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-October/003736.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70525 ()

Bugtraq ID: 61411
63183

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4162
CVE-2013-4299