Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : unbreakable enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3042)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

- SELinux: Fix kernel BUG on empty security contexts. (Stephen Smalley)
[Orabug: 19028380] {CVE-2014-1874}
- floppy: don't write kernel-only members to FDRAWCMD ioctl output
(Matthew Daley) [Orabug: 19028444] {CVE-2014-1738}
- floppy: ignore kernel-only members in FDRAWCMD ioctl input (Matthew
Daley) [Orabug: 19028438] {CVE-2014-1737}
- libertas: potential oops in debugfs (Dan Carpenter) [Orabug:
19028416] {CVE-2013-6378}

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76185 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63886

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6378

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