OracleVM 3.4 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2020-0020) (Stack Clash)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 137217


The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- Input: ff-memless - kill timer in destroy (Oliver Neukum) [Orabug: 31213691] (CVE-2019-19524)

- libertas: Fix two buffer overflows at parsing bss descriptor (Wen Huang) [Orabug: 31351307] (CVE-2019-14896) (CVE-2019-14897) (CVE-2019-14897)

- binfmt_elf: use ELF_ET_DYN_BASE only for PIE (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 31352068] (CVE-2017-1000370) (CVE-2017-1000371) (CVE-2017-1000370)

- NFSv4.0: Remove transport protocol name from non-UCS client ID (Chuck Lever) [Orabug: 31357212]

- NFSv4.0: Remove cl_ipaddr from non-UCS client ID (Chuck Lever)

- xen/manage: enable C_A_D to force reboot (Dongli Zhang) [Orabug: 31387466]

- acpi: disable erst (Wengang Wang) [Orabug: 31194253]

- mdio_bus: Fix use-after-free on device_register fails (YueHaibing) [Orabug: 31222292] (CVE-2019-12819)

- rds: ib: Fix dysfunctional long address resolve timeout (Hakon Bugge)

- vxlan: don't migrate permanent fdb entries during learn (Roopa Prabhu)

- USB: iowarrior: fix use-after-free on disconnect (Johan Hovold) [Orabug: 31351061] (CVE-2019-19528)

- usb: iowarrior: fix deadlock on disconnect (Oliver Neukum) [Orabug: 31351061] (CVE-2019-19528)

- mremap: properly flush TLB before releasing the page (Linus Torvalds) [Orabug: 31352011] (CVE-2018-18281)

- Input: add safety guards to input_set_keycode (Dmitry Torokhov) [Orabug: 31200558] (CVE-2019-20636)

- media: stv06xx: add missing descriptor sanity checks (Johan Hovold) [Orabug: 31200579] (CVE-2020-11609)

- media: ov519: add missing endpoint sanity checks (Johan Hovold) [Orabug: 31213758] (CVE-2020-11608)

- media: xirlink_cit: add missing descriptor sanity checks (Johan Hovold) [Orabug: 31213767] (CVE-2020-11668)

- mwifiex: pcie: Fix memory leak in mwifiex_pcie_init_evt_ring (Navid Emamdoost) [Orabug:
31263147] (CVE-2019-19057)

- USB: core: Fix races in character device registration and deregistraion (Alan Stern) [Orabug: 31317667] (CVE-2019-19537)


Update the affected kernel-uek / kernel-uek-firmware packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 137217

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2020-0020.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 6/8/2020

Updated: 3/7/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-14896


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-14897

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek-firmware, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.4

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/5/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/19/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000370, CVE-2017-1000371, CVE-2018-18281, CVE-2019-12819, CVE-2019-14896, CVE-2019-14897, CVE-2019-19057, CVE-2019-19524, CVE-2019-19528, CVE-2019-19537, CVE-2019-20636, CVE-2020-11608, CVE-2020-11609, CVE-2020-11668