Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2018-4134)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110583


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


Description of changes:

- x86/fpu: Make eager FPU default (Mihai Carabas) [Orabug: 28156176]

- 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]


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110583

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2018-4134.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/18

Modified: 2018/06/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.21.4.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.21.4.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

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