OracleVM 3.3 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2018-0237)

High Nessus Plugin ID 111022

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 :

- 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 kernel-uek / kernel-uek-firmware packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2018-July/000874.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111022

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2018-0237.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2018/07/12

Modified: 2018/08/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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: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: 2018/07/11

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