Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2011-2025)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

- Apply new fix for CVE-2011-1576.

- Revert 'proc: fix a race in do_io_accounting'

- net: Fix memory leak/corruption on VLAN GRO_DROP {CVE-2011-1576}
- iommu-api: Extension to check for interrupt remapping {CVE-2011-1898}
- KVM: IOMMU: Disable device assignment without interrupt remapping
- ext4: Fix max file size and logical block counting of extent format
file {CVE-2011-2695}
- nl80211: fix overflow in ssid_len {CVE-2011-2517}
- Bluetooth: Prevent buffer overflow in l2cap config request {CVE-2011-2497}
- proc: fix a race in do_io_accounting() {CVE-2011-2495}
- proc: restrict access to /proc/PID/io {CVE-2011-2495}
- Bluetooth: l2cap and rfcomm: fix 1 byte infoleak to userspace
- NLM: Don't hang forever on NLM unlock requests {CVE-2011-2491}
- ksm: fix NULL pointer dereference in scan_get_next_rmap_item()

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68421 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1576

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