OracleVM 3.3 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2017-0127)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 102065


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


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

- posix_acl: Clear SGID bit when setting file permissions (Jan Kara) [Orabug: 25507344] (CVE-2016-7097) (CVE-2016-7097)


Update the affected kernel-uek / kernel-uek-firmware packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 102065

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0127.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/07/31

Modified: 2017/07/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 2.5

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

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


Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.7

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:R

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek-firmware, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/07/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7097

OSVDB: 143514