Oracle Linux 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3014)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 73221


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


Description of changes:

- netfilter: nf_conntrack_dccp: fix skb_header_pointer API usages (Daniel Borkmann) [Orabug: 18421673] {CVE-2014-2523}
- cifs: ensure that uncached writes handle unmapped areas correctly (Jeff Layton) [Orabug: 18461067] {CVE-2014-0069} {CVE-2014-0069}
- net: sctp: fix sctp_sf_do_5_1D_ce to verify if we/peer is AUTH capable (Daniel Borkmann) [Orabug: 18461065] {CVE-2014-0101}
- vhost-net: insufficient handling of error conditions in get_rx_bufs() (Guangyu Sun) [Orabug: 18461050] {CVE-2014-0055}


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 73221

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3014.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/03/27

Modified: 2015/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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-3.8.13-26.2.2.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 Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0055, CVE-2014-0069, CVE-2014-0101, CVE-2014-2523

BID: 65588, 65943, 66279, 66441