Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3069)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[2.6.32-400.36.7.el6uek]
- sctp: Fix sk_ack_backlog wrap-around problem (Xufeng Zhang) [Orabug:
19404246] {CVE-2014-4667}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-August/004347.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-August/004348.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: 77140 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68224

CVE ID: CVE-2014-4667

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