Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3016)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

[2.6.32-400.34.4.el6uek]
- netfilter: nf_conntrack_dccp: fix skb_header_pointer API usages
(Daniel Borkmann) [Orabug: 18462076] {CVE-2014-2523}
- net: sctp: fix sctp_sf_do_5_1D_ce to verify if we/peer is AUTH capable
(Daniel Borkmann) [Orabug: 18461091] {CVE-2014-0101}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-March/004046.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-March/004045.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73243 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65943
66279

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0101
CVE-2014-2523