Oracle Linux 7 : kernel (ELSA-2017-2473-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

[3.10.0-693.1.1.OL7]
- Oracle Linux certificates (Alexey Petrenko)
- Oracle Linux RHCK Module Signing Key was compiled into kernel
(olkmod_signing_key.x509)(<A HREF='https://oss.oracle.com/mailman/listinfo/el-errata'>alexey.petrenko at oracle.com</A>)
- Update x509.genkey [bug 24817676]

[3.10.0-693.1.1]
- [fs] dentry name snapshots (Miklos Szeredi) [1471131 1470403]
{CVE-2017-7533}
- [fs] fix the regression from 'direct-io: Fix negative return from dio
read beyond eof' (Eric Sandeen) [1475669 1473549]
- [fs] direct-io: Fix negative return from dio read beyond eof (Eric
Sandeen) [1475669 1473549]

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-August/007130.html

Solution :

Update the affected kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102533 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7533

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