Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2012-2035)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 68682

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [2.6.32-300.32.3.el6uek]
- dl2k: Clean up rio_ioctl (Stephan Mueller) [Orabug: 14675306] {CVE-2012-2313}
- hugetlb: fix resv_map leak in error path (Christoph Lameter) [Orabug: 14676403] {CVE-2012-2390}
- rds: set correct msg_namelen (Jay Fenlason) [Orabug: 14676504] {CVE-2012-3430}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2012-September/003053.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2012-September/003054.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 68682

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2012-2035.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/12

Updated: 2019/09/30

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/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, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:kernel-uek-headers, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.32.3.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.32.3.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.32.3.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.32.3.el6uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.32.3.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.32.3.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.32.3.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.32.3.el6uekdebug, 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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/09/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/06/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2313, CVE-2012-2390, CVE-2012-3430

BID: 53668, 53965, 54702