Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2512)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 68849

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [2.6.32-300.39.5.el5uek]
- x86/msr: Add capabilities check (Alan Cox) [Orabug: 16481233] {CVE-2013-0268}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-March/003364.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-March/003365.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 68849

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2013-2512.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/12

Updated: 2019/03/25

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.2

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND

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-2.6.32-300.39.5.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.39.5.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.39.5.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-300.39.5.el6uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.39.5.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.39.5.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.39.5.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-300.39.5.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: 2013/03/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/02/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0268

BID: 57838