Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2018-4164)

High Nessus Plugin ID 110998

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek kernel-uek [3.8.13-118.22.1.el7uek]
- dm: fix race between dm_get_from_kobject() and __dm_destroy() (Hou Tao) {CVE-2017-18203}
- drm: udl: Properly check framebuffer mmap offsets (Greg Kroah-Hartman) [Orabug: 27986407] {CVE-2018-8781}
- kernel/exit.c: avoid undefined behaviour when calling wait4() wait4(-2147483648, 0x20, 0, 0xdd0000) triggers: UBSAN: Undefined behaviour in kernel/exit.c:1651:9 (mridula shastry) [Orabug: 27875488] {CVE-2018-10087}
- kernel/signal.c: avoid undefined behaviour in kill_something_info When running kill(72057458746458112, 0) in userspace I hit the following issue. (mridula shastry) {CVE-2018-10124}
- bluetooth: Validate socket address length in sco_sock_bind(). (mlevatic) [Orabug: 28130293] {CVE-2015-8575}
- dccp: check sk for closed state in dccp_sendmsg() (Alexey Kodanev) [Orabug: 28220402] {CVE-2017-8824} {CVE-2018-1130}
- sctp: verify size of a new chunk in _sctp_make_chunk() (Alexey Kodanev) [Orabug: 28240075] {CVE-2018-5803}
- mm/mempolicy.c: fix error handling in set_mempolicy and mbind. (Chris Salls) [Orabug: 28242478] {CVE-2017-7616}
- xfrm: policy: check policy direction value (Vladis Dronov) [Orabug: 28264121] {CVE-2017-11600} {CVE-2017-11600}
- 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 unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2018-July/007872.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2018-July/007873.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110998

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2018-4164.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/11

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.22.1.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.22.1.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

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleLinux, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8575, 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-2017-11600, CVE-2017-17741, CVE-2017-18203, CVE-2017-7616, CVE-2017-8824, CVE-2018-1000199, CVE-2018-10087, CVE-2018-10124, CVE-2018-10323, CVE-2018-1130, CVE-2018-3665, CVE-2018-5803, CVE-2018-8781