Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2015-3050)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[2.6.32-400.37.7.el6uek]
- ipv6: Don't reduce hop limit for an interface (D.S. Ljungmark)
[Orabug: 21444792] {CVE-2015-2922}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-July/005204.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-July/005205.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84819 ()

Bugtraq ID: 74315

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2922

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