Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3053)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

- filter: prevent nla extensions to peek beyond the end of the message
(Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 19315782] {CVE-2014-3144} {CVE-2014-3145}

- n_tty: Fix n_tty_write crash when echoing in raw mode (Peter Hurley)
[Orabug: 18756449] {CVE-2014-0196} {CVE-2014-0196}

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76927 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67199

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0196

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