Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2016-3591)

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
[3.8.13-118.9.2.el7uek]
- KEYS: potential uninitialized variable (Dan Carpenter) [Orabug:
24393864] {CVE-2016-4470}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-August/006256.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-August/006257.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92779 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4470

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