OracleVM 3.4 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2018-0230)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110580

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 :

- x86/fpu: Make eager FPU default (Mihai Carabas) [Orabug:
28135099] (CVE-2018-3665)

Solution

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

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2018-June/000865.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110580

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2018-0230.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/06/18

Modified: 2018/07/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.7

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3665