Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2016-3570)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

- sched/core: Clear the root_domain cpumasks in init_rootdomain()
(Xunlei Pang) [Orabug: 23520741]
- ocfs2: bump up o2cb network protocol version (Junxiao Bi) [Orabug:
- IB/security: Restrict use of the write() interface (Jason Gunthorpe)
[Orabug: 23283954] {CVE-2016-4565}

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91590 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4565

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