Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2015-3094)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[2.6.32-400.37.12.el6uek]
- virtio-net: drop NETIF_F_FRAGLIST (Jason Wang) [Orabug: 22145596]
{CVE-2015-5156}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-November/005499.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-November/005500.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.1
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86780 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5156

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