Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : unbreakable enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3043)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[2.6.32-400.36.3.el6uek]
- fix autofs/afs/etc. magic mountpoint breakage (Al Viro) [Orabug:
19028505] {CVE-2014-0203}
- SELinux: Fix kernel BUG on empty security contexts. (Stephen
Smalley) [Orabug: 19028381] {CVE-2014-1874}
- floppy: don't write kernel-only members to FDRAWCMD ioctl output
(Matthew Daley) [Orabug: 19028446] {CVE-2014-1738}
- floppy: ignore kernel-only members in FDRAWCMD ioctl input (Matthew
Daley) [Orabug: 19028439] {CVE-2014-1737}
- libertas: potential oops in debugfs (Dan Carpenter) [Orabug:
19028417] {CVE-2013-6378}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-June/004204.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-June/004205.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 : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76186 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63886
65459
67300
67302
68125

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6378
CVE-2014-0203
CVE-2014-1737
CVE-2014-1738
CVE-2014-1874

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