Oracle Linux 6 : unbreakable enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3011)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 72535
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Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:


[3.8.13-26.1.1.el6uek]
- inet: fix addr_len/msg->msg_namelen assignment in recv_error and rxpmtu functions (Hannes Frederic Sowa) [18247287] {CVE-2013-7263} {CVE-2013-7265}
- inet: prevent leakage of uninitialized memory to user in recv syscalls (Hannes Frederic Sowa) [18238377] {CVE-2013-7263} {CVE-2013-7265}
- exec/ptrace: fix get_dumpable() incorrect tests (Kees Cook) [18238348] {CVE-2013-2929}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-February/003974.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 72535

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3011.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/17/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, linux_alt_patch_detect.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-26.1.1.el6uek, 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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/14/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/9/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2929, CVE-2013-7263, CVE-2013-7265

BID: 64111, 64677, 64686