Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2016-3528)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[3.8.13-118.4.2.el7uek]
- pipe: Fix buffer offset after partially failed read (Ben Hutchings)
[Orabug: 22985903] {CVE-2016-0774} {CVE-2015-1805} {CVE-2016-0774}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-March/005899.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-March/005900.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 90178 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1805
CVE-2016-0774

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