OracleVM 3.4 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2020-0044)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 141374
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The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates : please see Oracle VM Security Advisory OVMSA-2020-0044 for details.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 141374

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2020-0044.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 10/12/2020

Updated: 10/15/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C


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: E:P/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:3.4

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: 10/9/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/12/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10905, CVE-2016-10906, CVE-2017-16528, CVE-2017-16644, CVE-2017-8924, CVE-2017-8925, CVE-2018-16884, CVE-2018-20856, CVE-2018-9415, CVE-2019-10638, CVE-2019-10639, CVE-2019-11487, CVE-2019-14898, CVE-2019-15218, CVE-2019-15505, CVE-2019-15927, CVE-2019-16746, CVE-2019-17075, CVE-2019-18885, CVE-2019-19049, CVE-2019-19052, CVE-2019-19062, CVE-2019-19073, CVE-2019-19535, CVE-2019-19768, CVE-2019-19965, CVE-2019-20054, CVE-2019-20096, CVE-2019-20811, CVE-2019-20812, CVE-2019-3846, CVE-2019-3874, CVE-2019-5108, CVE-2019-6974, CVE-2019-7221, CVE-2019-7222, CVE-2020-10720, CVE-2020-10732, CVE-2020-10751, CVE-2020-10769, CVE-2020-14314, CVE-2020-14331, CVE-2020-1749, CVE-2020-25212, CVE-2020-25284, CVE-2020-25285