Virtuozzo 7 : readykernel-patch (VZA-2017-102)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104500
SynopsisThe remote Virtuozzo host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the vzkernel package and the readykernel-patch installed, the Virtuozzo installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- A flaw was found in the implementation of associative arrays in the Linux kernel. A null pointer dereference could happen in assoc_array_apply_edit() due to incorrect node splitting.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Virtuozzo security advisory.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the readykernel patch.