Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2012-2041)

High Nessus Plugin ID 68686

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [2.6.32-300.38.1.el6uek]
- [net/sfc] limit number of segments per skb on tx (Maxim Uvarov) [Orabug:
14769994] {CVE-2012-3412}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2012-October/003092.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2012-October/003095.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 68686

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2012-2041.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/12

Updated: 2019/09/30

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/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-2.6.32-300.38.1.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.38.1.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.38.1.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.38.1.el6uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.38.1.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.38.1.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.38.1.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.38.1.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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/10/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/10/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3412

BID: 54763