OracleVM 3.3 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2016-0155)

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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 :

- ecryptfs: forbid opening files without mmap handler
(Jann Horn) [Orabug: 24971919] (CVE-2016-1583)

- RDS: IB: fix panic with handlers running post teardown
(Santosh Shilimkar) [Orabug: 24395795]

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c34a2e30

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:ND/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94535 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1583

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