OracleVM 3.3 : kernel-uek (OVMSA-2015-0154)

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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 :

- KVM: svm: unconditionally intercept #DB (Paolo Bonzini)
[Orabug: 22333698] (CVE-2015-8104)

- KVM: x86: work around infinite loop in microcode when
#AC is delivered (Eric Northup) [Orabug: 22333689]
(CVE-2015-5307) (CVE-2015-5307)

- KVM: x86: Defining missing x86 vectors (Nadav Amit)
[Orabug: 22333689]

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a85ade0c

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87333 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5307
CVE-2015-8104

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