Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : unbreakable enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3042)

High Nessus Plugin ID 76185

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.215.3.el6uek]
- SELinux: Fix kernel BUG on empty security contexts. (Stephen Smalley) [Orabug: 19028380] {CVE-2014-1874}
- floppy: don't write kernel-only members to FDRAWCMD ioctl output (Matthew Daley) [Orabug: 19028444] {CVE-2014-1738}
- floppy: ignore kernel-only members in FDRAWCMD ioctl input (Matthew Daley) [Orabug: 19028438] {CVE-2014-1737}
- libertas: potential oops in debugfs (Dan Carpenter) [Orabug: 19028416] {CVE-2013-6378}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-June/004200.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-June/004201.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76185

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3042.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/23

Updated: 2019/03/25

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: 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:5, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:6

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/11/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6378, CVE-2014-1737, CVE-2014-1738, CVE-2014-1874

BID: 63886, 65459, 67300, 67302