Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3019)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.214.5.el5uek]
- net: ipv4: current group_info should be put after using. (Wang,
Xiaoming) [Orabug: 18603524] {CVE-2014-2851}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-April/004077.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-April/004076.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73607 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66779

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2851