Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2011-2014)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 68415


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


Description of changes:

- fs/partitions: Validate map_count in Mac partition tables {CVE-2011-1010}
- nfs4: Ensure that ACL pages sent over NFS were not allocated from the slab (v3) {CVE-2011-1090}

- Use cciss for some Smart Array controller for OL5 [orabug 11899706]
- CVEs from RHSA-2011-0421
- install_special_mapping skips security_file_mmap check {CVE-2010-4346}
- orinoco: fix TKIP countermeasure behaviour {CVE-2010-4648}
- net: clear heap allocation for ethtool_get_regs() {CVE-2010-4655}
- usb: iowarrior: don't trust report_size for buffer size {CVE-2010-4656}
- [media] [v3,media] av7110: check for negative array offset {CVE-2011-0521}
- RDMA/cma: Fix crash in request handlers {CVE-2011-0695}
- IB/cm: Bump reference count on cm_id before invoking callback {CVE-2011-0695}
- gro: reset skb_iif on reuse {CVE-2011-1478}


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 68415

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2011-2014.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/12

Modified: 2015/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A: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, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:kernel-uek-headers, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-100.28.11.el5, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-100.28.11.el5debug, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:5, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:6

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/04/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4346, CVE-2010-4648, CVE-2010-4655, CVE-2010-4656, CVE-2011-0521, CVE-2011-0695, CVE-2011-1010, CVE-2011-1090, CVE-2011-1478