Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2542)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 69509
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Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [2.6.32-400.29.3.el5uek]
- block: do not pass disk names as format strings (Jerry Snitselaar) [Orabug: 17230124] {CVE-2013-2851}
- af_key: initialize satype in key_notify_policy_flush() (Nicolas Dichtel) [Orabug: 17370765] {CVE-2013-2237}
- Bluetooth: L2CAP - Fix info leak via getsockname() (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 17371054] {CVE-2012-6544}
- Bluetooth: HCI - Fix info leak in getsockopt(HCI_FILTER) (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 17371072] {CVE-2012-6544}
- ipv6: ip6_sk_dst_check() must not assume ipv6 dst (Eric Dumazet) [Orabug: 17371079] {CVE-2013-2232}
- sctp: Use correct sideffect command in duplicate cookie handling (Vlad Yasevich) [Orabug: 17371121] {CVE-2013-2206}
- sctp: deal with multiple COOKIE_ECHO chunks (Max Matveev) [Orabug: 17372129] {CVE-2013-2206}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-August/003648.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2013-August/003649.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69509

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2013-2542.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/30/2013

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, linux_alt_patch_detect.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 5.2

Vector: AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:ND/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-2.6.32-400.29.3.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.29.3.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.29.3.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.29.3.el6uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.29.3.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.29.3.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.29.3.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.29.3.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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/29/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/15/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6544, CVE-2013-2206, CVE-2013-2232, CVE-2013-2237, CVE-2013-2851

BID: 58990, 60409, 60715, 60893, 60953