OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : ovm-consoled (OVMSA-2016-0151)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- Prevent future socat changes that introduces defect
which accepts any remote connection. Ackownledged by
Zhigang Wang [bug 24906519]

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2cda2c59
http://www.nessus.org/u?de469ca0

Solution :

Update the affected ovm-consoled package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94430 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5485

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