Oracle Linux 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2019-4742)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 127617

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.313.1.el6uek]
- ACPI: sbshc: remove raw pointer from printk() message (Greg Kroah-Hartman) [Orabug: 27987133] {CVE-2018-5750}
- dm: fix race between dm_get_from_kobject() and __dm_destroy() (Hou Tao) [Orabug: 27987143] {CVE-2017-18203}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2019-August/009029.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 127617

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2019-4742.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/08/12

Updated: 2020/01/06

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/08/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/01/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-18203, CVE-2018-5750