Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : unbreakable enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2576)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.209.2.el5uek]
- dm snapshot: fix data corruption (Mikulas Patocka) [Orabug: 17618492]
{CVE-2013-4299}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-October/003737.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-October/003738.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 : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70526 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63183

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4299