Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2017-3575)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[3.8.13-118.18.3.el7uek]
- dccp/tcp: do not inherit mc_list from parent (Eric Dumazet) [Orabug:
26108571] {CVE-2017-8890}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-May/006945.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-May/006946.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 : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100450 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-8890

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