OracleVM 3.3 : kernel-uek (OVMSA-2015-0113)

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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 :

- md: use kzalloc when bitmap is disabled (Benjamin
Randazzo) [Orabug: 21563041] (CVE-2015-5697)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?0a4d39a8

Solution :

Update the affected kernel-uek / kernel-uek-firmware packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85340 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5697

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