Oracle Linux 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3021)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73959

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-26.2.4.el6uek]
- aacraid: missing capable() check in compat ioctl (Dan Carpenter) [Orabug: 18721961] {CVE-2013-6383}
- vhost: fix total length when packets are too short (Michael S. Tsirkin) [Orabug: 18721976] {CVE-2014-0077}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-May/004113.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73959

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3021.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/05/12

Updated: 2019/09/30

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/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-3.8.13-26.2.4.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: 2014/05/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/11/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6383, CVE-2014-0077

BID: 63888, 66678