Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2017-3596)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 102060

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-118.19.3.el7uek]
- posix_acl: Clear SGID bit when setting file permissions (Jan Kara) [Orabug: 25507344] {CVE-2016-7097} {CVE-2016-7097}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-July/007067.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2017-July/007068.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 102060

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2017-3596.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/07/31

Updated: 2019/03/25

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 2.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.19.3.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.19.3.el7uek, 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, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:7

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7097