Oracle Linux 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2017-3591)

high Nessus Plugin ID 101194
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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.297.3.el6uek]
- nfsd: check for oversized NFSv2/v3 arguments (J. Bruce Fields) [Orabug: 26366024] {CVE-2017-7645}

[2.6.39-400.297.2.el6uek]
- dm mpath: allow ioctls to trigger pg init (Mikulas Patocka) [Orabug: 25645229] - xen/manage: Always freeze/thaw processes when suspend/resuming (Ross Lagerwall) [Orabug: 25795530] - lpfc cannot establish connection with targets that send PRLI under P2P mode (Joe Jin) [Orabug: 25955028]

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-July/007032.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 101194

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2017-3591.nasl

Version: 3.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/3/2017

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, linux_alt_patch_detect.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:kernel-uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:kernel-uek-debug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:kernel-uek-debug-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:kernel-uek-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:kernel-uek-doc, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:kernel-uek-firmware, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:6

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/1/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/18/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7645