OracleVM 3.4 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2017-0163)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104202


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


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

- ipv6: avoid overflow of offset in ip6_find_1stfragopt (Sabrina Dubroca) [Orabug: 27011255] (CVE-2017-7542)

- udp: consistently apply ufo or fragmentation (Willem de Bruijn) [Orabug: 26921320] (CVE-2017-1000112)


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

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 104202

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0163.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/10/27

Modified: 2018/01/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND


Base Score: 7

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek-firmware, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.4

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/10/26

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000112, CVE-2017-7542

OSVDB: 161727, 163122