Oracle Linux 7 : kernel (ELSA-2017-1842-1) (Stack Clash)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update for
the kernel package(s).

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-August/007125.html

Solution :

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