Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2012-2044)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

- hugepages: fix use after free bug in 'quota' handling [15842385] {CVE-2012-2133}
- mm: Hold a file reference in madvise_remove [15842884] {CVE-2012-3511}
- udf: Fortify loading of sparing table [15843730] {CVE-2012-3400}
- udf: Avoid run away loop when partition table length is corrupt [15843730] {CVE-2012-3400}

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.6
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68688 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53233

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2133

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