Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2018-4109) (Meltdown) (Spectre)

High Nessus Plugin ID 109829

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing a security update for the Unbreakable Enterprise kernel package(s).

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2018-May/007733.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2018-May/007734.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 109829

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2018-4109.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/05/16

Updated: 2019/07/24

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.21.1.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.21.1.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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/05/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/08/31

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Metasploit (Microsoft Windows POP/MOV SS Local Privilege Elevation Vulnerability)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5157, CVE-2017-0861, CVE-2017-14106, CVE-2017-14140, CVE-2017-15115, CVE-2017-15299, CVE-2017-15868, CVE-2017-16525, CVE-2017-16526, CVE-2017-16527, CVE-2017-16529, CVE-2017-16531, CVE-2017-16532, CVE-2017-16533, CVE-2017-16535, CVE-2017-16536, CVE-2017-16537, CVE-2017-16643, CVE-2017-16649, CVE-2017-17448, CVE-2017-17558, CVE-2017-5715, CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5754, CVE-2017-7482, CVE-2017-8824, CVE-2017-9074, CVE-2018-100199, CVE-2018-1068, CVE-2018-1093, CVE-2018-5332, CVE-2018-8897