OracleVM 3.3 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2017-0112)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- net/packet: fix overflow in check for tp_reserve (Andrey
Konovalov) [Orabug: 26143552] (CVE-2017-7308)

- net/packet: fix overflow in check for tp_frame_nr
(Andrey Konovalov) [Orabug: 26143552] (CVE-2017-7308)

- net/packet: fix overflow in check for priv area size
(Andrey Konovalov) [Orabug: 26143552] (CVE-2017-7308)

- dccp/tcp: do not inherit mc_list from parent (Eric
Dumazet) [Orabug: 26108571] (CVE-2017-8890)

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2017-June/000738.html

Solution :

Update the affected kernel-uek / kernel-uek-firmware 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 : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100586 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7308
CVE-2017-8890

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