Oracle Linux 6 : unbreakable enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3041)

High Nessus Plugin ID 76184


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


Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-35.1.2.el6uek]
- floppy: don't write kernel-only members to FDRAWCMD ioctl output (Matthew Daley) [Orabug: 19028443] {CVE-2014-1738}
- floppy: ignore kernel-only members in FDRAWCMD ioctl input (Matthew Daley) [Orabug: 19028436] {CVE-2014-1737}


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76184

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3041.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/23

Modified: 2015/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/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-3.8.13-35.1.2.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, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:6

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleLinux, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1737, CVE-2014-1738

BID: 67300, 67302