Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3067)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[3.8.13-35.3.5.el7uek]
- net: Use netlink_ns_capable to verify the permisions of netlink
messages (Eric W. Biederman) [Orabug: 19404231] {CVE-2014-0181}
- net: Add variants of capable for use on netlink messages (Eric W.
Biederman) [Orabug: 19404231] - net: Add variants of capable for use on
on sockets (Eric W. Biederman) [Orabug: 19404231] - netlink: Rename
netlink_capable netlink_allowed (Eric W. Biederman) [Orabug: 19404231]
- sctp: Fix sk_ack_backlog wrap-around problem (Xufeng Zhang) [Orabug:
19404244] {CVE-2014-4667}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-August/004349.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-August/004350.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77138 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67034
68224

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0181
CVE-2014-4667

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