OracleVM 3.4 : qemu-kvm (OVMSA-2018-0219) (Spectre)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 109988

Synopsis

The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- qemu-kvm-i386-define-the-ssbd-CPUID-feature-bit-CVE-2018
-3639.patch

- Resolves: bz#1574067 (EMBARGOED CVE-2018-3639 qemu-kvm:
Kernel: omega-4 [rhel-6.9.z])

Solution

Update the affected qemu-img package.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2018-May/000855.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 109988

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2018-0219.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Published: 2018/05/23

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:qemu-img, 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: 2018/05/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/05/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3639