Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2018-4144)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110584

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

[4.1.12-124.16.4.el7uek]
- x86/fpu: Make eager FPU default (Mihai Carabas) [Orabug: 28135099] {CVE-2018-3665}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2018-June/007787.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2018-June/007788.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110584

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2018-4144.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/18

Modified: 2018/09/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.7

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: 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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3665