Oracle Linux 6 : unbreakable enterprise kernel (ELSA-2013-2583)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71132


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


Description of changes:

- HID: pantherlord: validate output report details (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 17841973] {CVE-2013-2892}
- HID: zeroplus: validate output report details (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 17841968] {CVE-2013-2889}
- HID: provide a helper for validating hid reports (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 17841968] {CVE-2013-2889}
- KVM: Fix iommu map/unmap to handle memory slot moves (Alex Williamson) [Orabug: 17841960] {CVE-2013-4592}
- ansi_cprng: Fix off by one error in non-block size request (Jerry Snitselaar) [Orabug: 17837997] {CVE-2013-4345}
- HID: validate HID report id size (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 17841940] {CVE-2013-2888}
- ipv6: remove max_addresses check from ipv6_create_tempaddr (Hannes Frederic Sowa) [Orabug: 17841911] {CVE-2013-0343}
- ipv6: udp packets following an UFO enqueued packet need also be handled by UFO (Hannes Frederic Sowa) [Orabug: 17841928] {CVE-2013-4387}


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71132

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2013-2583.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/11/29

Modified: 2015/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.2

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-16.2.2.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-16.2.2.el6uek-headers, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-16.2.2.el6uek-provider-headers, 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, 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: 2013/11/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0343, CVE-2013-2888, CVE-2013-2889, CVE-2013-2892, CVE-2013-4345, CVE-2013-4387, CVE-2013-4592

BID: 58795, 62042, 62043, 62049, 62696, 62740, 63790