Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2016-3657)

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:

- x86/iopl/64: properly context-switch IOPL on Xen PV (Andy Lutomirski)
[Orabug: 25269184] {CVE-2016-3157}
- net: Fix use after free in the recvmmsg exit path (Arnaldo Carvalho de
Melo) [Orabug: 25298618] {CVE-2016-7117}

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96070 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3157

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