Oracle Linux 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3046)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[3.8.13-35.1.3.el6uek]
- l2tp: fix an unprivileged user to kernel privilege escalation (Sasha
Levin) [Orabug: 19229497] {CVE-2014-4943} {CVE-2014-4943}
- ptrace,x86: force IRET path after a ptrace_stop() (Tejun Heo)
[Orabug: 19230689] {CVE-2014-4699}
- net: flow_dissector: fail on evil iph->ihl (Jason Wang) [Orabug:
19231234] {CVE-2013-4348}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-July/004231.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76601 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63536

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4348
CVE-2014-4699
CVE-2014-4943

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