Oracle Linux 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2017-3626)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.297.9.el6uek]
- fs/binfmt_elf.c: fix bug in loading of PIE binaries (Michael Davidson)
[Orabug: 26870958] {CVE-2017-1000253}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-September/007230.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103560 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-1000253

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