OracleVM 3.3 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2017-0127)

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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 :

- posix_acl: Clear SGID bit when setting file permissions
(Jan Kara) [Orabug: 25507344] (CVE-2016-7097)
(CVE-2016-7097)

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2017-July/000756.html

Solution :

Update the affected kernel-uek / kernel-uek-firmware packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:UR)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102065 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7097

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