OracleVM 2.1 : kernel (OVMSA-2008-2002)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- [x86_64] kernel vmsplice_to_pipe flaw (Alexander Viro)
[432252] (CVE-2008-0600)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?e091bf5a

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79445 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27801

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0600

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