OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : glibc (OVMSA-2017-0113)

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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 :

- backport rh patch 1047983 from OL7, Orabug 25407655

- Avoid large allocas in the dynamic linker (#1452711)

- Fix thread cancellation issues for setmntent and others
(#1437618).

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2017-June/000739.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2017-June/000740.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100948 ()

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