Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2015-3046)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

- x86/asm/entry/64: Remove a bogus 'ret_from_fork' optimization (Andy
Lutomirski) [Orabug: 21308308] {CVE-2015-2830}
- x86, mm/ASLR: Fix stack randomization on 64-bit systems (Hector
Marco-Gisbert) [Orabug: 21307918] {CVE-2015-1593} {CVE-2015-1593}

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84389 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72607

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1593

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