OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : glibc (OVMSA-2017-0113)

High Nessus Plugin ID 100948


The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.


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

- backport rh patch 1047983 from OL7, Orabug 25407655

- Avoid large allocas in the dynamic linker (#1452711)

- Fix thread cancellation issues for setmntent and others (#1437618).


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100948

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0113.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/06/21

Modified: 2017/06/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:glibc, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:glibc-common, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:glibc-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:glibc-headers, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:nscd, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.4

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleVM/release, Host/OracleVM/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/20