Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2017-3520)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[4.1.12-61.1.28.el7uek]
- dccp: fix freeing skb too early for IPV6_RECVPKTINFO (Andrey
Konovalov) [Orabug: 25598257] {CVE-2017-6074}

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-February/006730.html
https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-February/006731.html

Solution :

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97406 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-6074

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