Oracle Linux 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2019-4533)

High Nessus Plugin ID 122045

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.306.1.el6uek]
- ext4: validate that metadata blocks do not overlap superblock (Theodore Ts'o) [Orabug: 28220576] {CVE-2018-1094}
- Provide a NLM_F_* flag void dumping inet/inet6 stats in rtnl_if_info() (Manish Kumar Singh) [Orabug: 28318718]
- btrfs: relocation: Only remove reloc rb_trees if reloc control has been initialized (Qu Wenruo) [Orabug: 29301108] {CVE-2018-14609}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2019-February/008476.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 122045

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2019-4533.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/02/08

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

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

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/02/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/04/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1094, CVE-2018-14609