Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2011-2015)

high Nessus Plugin ID 68416
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VPR Score: 7.4


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


Description of changes:

- sctp: fix to calc the INIT/INIT-ACK chunk length correctly is set {CVE-2011-1573}
- dccp: fix oops on Reset after close {CVE-2011-1093}
- bridge: netfilter: fix information leak {CVE-2011-1080}
- Bluetooth: bnep: fix buffer overflow
- net: don't allow CAP_NET_ADMIN to load non-netdev kernel modules {CVE-2011-1019}
- ipip: add module alias for tunl0 tunnel device
- gre: add module alias for gre0 tunnel device
- drm/radeon/kms: check AA resolve registers on r300 {CVE-2011-1016}
- drm/radeon: fix regression with AA resolve checking {CVE-2011-1016}
- drm: fix unsigned vs signed comparison issue in modeset ctl ioctl {CVE-2011-1013}
- proc: protect mm start_code/end_code in /proc/pid/stat {CVE-2011-0726}
- ALSA: caiaq - Fix possible string-buffer overflow {CVE-2011-0712}
- xfs: zero proper structure size for geometry calls {CVE-2011-0711}
- xfs: prevent leaking uninitialized stack memory in FSGEOMETRY_V1 {CVE-2011-0711}
- ima: fix add LSM rule bug {CVE-2011-0006}
- IB/uverbs: Handle large number of entries in poll CQ {CVE-2010-4649, CVE-2011-1044}
- CAN: Use inode instead of kernel address for /proc file {CVE-2010-4565}

- IB/qib: fix qib compile warning.
- IB/core: Allow device-specific per-port sysfs files.
- dm crypt: add plain64 iv.
- firmware: add firmware for qib.
- Infiniband: Add QLogic PCIe QLE InfiniBand host channel adapters support.


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 68416

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2011-2015.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/12/2013

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, linux_alt_patch_detect.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 7.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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-2.6.32-100.28.15.el5, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-100.28.15.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: 5/12/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/29/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4565, CVE-2010-4649, CVE-2011-0006, CVE-2011-0711, CVE-2011-0712, CVE-2011-0726, CVE-2011-1013, CVE-2011-1016, CVE-2011-1019, CVE-2011-1044, CVE-2011-1080, CVE-2011-1093, CVE-2011-1573