Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3081)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[3.8.13-44.1.3.el7uek]
- ALSA: control: Don't access controls outside of protected regions
(Lars-Peter Clausen) [Orabug: 19817785] {CVE-2014-4653}
{CVE-2014-4654} {CVE-2014-4655}
- ALSA: control: Fix replacing user controls (Lars-Peter Clausen)
[Orabug: 19817747] {CVE-2014-4653} {CVE-2014-4654} {CVE-2014-4655}
- kvm: iommu: fix the third parameter of kvm_iommu_put_pages
(CVE-2014-3601) (Michael S. Tsirkin) [Orabug: 19817646] {CVE-2014-3601}
- net: sctp: inherit auth_capable on INIT collisions (Daniel Borkmann)
[Orabug: 19816067] {CVE-2014-5077}

[3.8.13-44.1.2.el7uek]
- CVE-2014-3535: NULL pointer dereference in VxLAN packet logging.
(Sasha Levin) [Orabug: 19613139]

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-October/004545.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-October/004546.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 78578 ()

Bugtraq ID: 68162
68164
68881
69489
69721

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3535
CVE-2014-3601
CVE-2014-4653
CVE-2014-4654
CVE-2014-4655
CVE-2014-5077

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