Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2543)

high Nessus Plugin ID 69510
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VPR Score: 5.9


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


Description of changes:

- block: do not pass disk names as format strings (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 17230083] {CVE-2013-2851}
- libceph: Fix NULL pointer dereference in auth client code (Tyler Hicks) [Orabug: 17230108] {CVE-2013-1059}
- ipv6: ip6_sk_dst_check() must not assume ipv6 dst (Eric Dumazet) [Orabug: 17371078] {CVE-2013-2232}
- af_key: initialize satype in key_notify_policy_flush() (Nicolas Dichtel) [Orabug: 17370788] {CVE-2013-2237}
- Bluetooth: HCI - Fix info leak via getsockname() (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 17370892] {CVE-2012-6544}
- Bluetooth: L2CAP - Fix info leak via getsockname() (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 17371050] {CVE-2012-6544}
- Bluetooth: HCI - Fix info leak in getsockopt(HCI_FILTER) (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 17371065] {CVE-2012-6544}
- sctp: Use correct sideffect command in duplicate cookie handling (Vlad Yasevich) [Orabug: 17371118] {CVE-2013-2206}
- sctp: deal with multiple COOKIE_ECHO chunks (Max Matveev) [Orabug: 17372121] {CVE-2013-2206}


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 69510

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2013-2543.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/30/2013

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, linux_alt_patch_detect.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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, 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-2013-1059, CVE-2013-2206, CVE-2013-2232, CVE-2013-2237, CVE-2013-2851

BID: 58990, 60409, 60715, 60893, 60922, 60953