OracleVM 3.3 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2018-0231)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110581

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:
28156176] (CVE-2018-3665)

- KVM: Fix stack-out-of-bounds read in write_mmio (Wanpeng
Li) [Orabug: 27951287] (CVE-2017-17741) (CVE-2017-17741)

- xfs: set format back to extents if
xfs_bmap_extents_to_btree (Eric Sandeen) [Orabug:
27989498] (CVE-2018-10323)

- Bluetooth: Prevent stack info leak from the EFS element.
(Ben Seri) [Orabug: 28030520] (CVE-2017-1000410)
(CVE-2017-1000410)

- ALSA: hrtimer: Fix stall by hrtimer_cancel (Takashi
Iwai) [Orabug: 28058229] (CVE-2016-2549)

- ALSA: timer: Harden slave timer list handling (Takashi
Iwai) [Orabug: 28058229] (CVE-2016-2547) (CVE-2016-2548)

- ALSA: timer: Fix double unlink of active_list (Takashi
Iwai) [Orabug: 28058229] (CVE-2016-2545)

- ALSA: seq: Fix missing NULL check at remove_events ioctl
(Takashi Iwai) [Orabug: 28058229] (CVE-2016-2543)

- ALSA: seq: Fix race at timer setup and close (Takashi
Iwai) [Orabug: 28058229] (CVE-2016-2544)

- ALSA: usb-audio: avoid freeing umidi object twice
(Andrey Konovalov) [Orabug: 28058229] (CVE-2016-2384)

- perf/hwbp: Simplify the perf-hwbp code, fix
documentation (Linus Torvalds) [Orabug: 27947608]
(CVE-2018-1000199)

- Revert 'perf/hwbp: Simplify the perf-hwbp code, fix
documentation' (Brian Maly) [Orabug: 27947608]

Solution

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

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2018-June/000866.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110581

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2018-0231.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/06/18

Modified: 2018/07/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek-firmware, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2384, CVE-2016-2543, CVE-2016-2544, CVE-2016-2545, CVE-2016-2547, CVE-2016-2548, CVE-2016-2549, CVE-2017-1000410, CVE-2017-17741, CVE-2018-1000199, CVE-2018-10323, CVE-2018-3665