OracleVM 3.3 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2017-0144)

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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 :

- l2tp: fix racy SOCK_ZAPPED flag check in
l2tp_ip[,6]_bind (Guillaume Nault) [Orabug: 26586047]

- xfs: fix two memory leaks in xfs_attr_list.c error paths
(Mateusz Guzik) [Orabug: 26586022] (CVE-2016-9685)

- KEYS: Disallow keyrings beginning with '.' to be joined
as session keyrings (David Howells) [Orabug: 26585994]

- ipv6: fix out of bound writes in __ip6_append_data (Eric
Dumazet) [Orabug: 26578198] (CVE-2017-9242)

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102625 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-10200

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