OracleVM 2.1 : kernel (OVMSA-2009-0023)

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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 :

- backport for online resize of blockdev [orabug 8585251]
[rh bugz 444964]

- CVE-2009-2692 - [net] make sock_sendpage use
kernel_sendpage (Jiri Pirko) [517445 516955]

- CVE-2009-2698 - [net] prevent null pointer dereference
in udp_sendmsg (Vitaly Mayatskikh) [518047 518043]

- Updated cciss module to 3.6.20

- update bnx2x 1.48.107

- update bnx2 1.8.8b

- update bfa to 1.1.0.9-0 [bugz 9518]

- Fix dom0 crash in loopback_start_xmit+0x107/0x2BD [bug
7634343]

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?dfbb8f44

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: 79465 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36038
36108

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2692
CVE-2009-2698

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