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

Low Nessus Plugin ID 102065

Synopsis

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

Description

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)

Solution

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

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2017-July/000756.html

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

CVSSv2

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

CVSSv3

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