OracleVM 2.1 : kernel (OVMSA-2008-2006)

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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 :

- CVE-2008-2931: missing check before setting mount
propagation

- CVE-2007-6716: dio: use kzalloc to zero out struct dio

- CVE-2008-3272: snd_seq_oss_synth_make_info leak

- CVE-2008-3275: vfs: fix lookup on deleted directory

- CVE-2007-6417: tmpfs: restore missing clear_highpage

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6b54f55b

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 : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79448 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27694
30126
30559
30647
31515

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6417
CVE-2007-6716
CVE-2008-2931
CVE-2008-3272
CVE-2008-3275

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