Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : unbreakable enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3043)

High Nessus Plugin ID 76186

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [2.6.32-400.36.3.el6uek]
- fix autofs/afs/etc. magic mountpoint breakage (Al Viro) [Orabug: 19028505] {CVE-2014-0203}
- SELinux: Fix kernel BUG on empty security contexts. (Stephen Smalley) [Orabug: 19028381] {CVE-2014-1874}
- floppy: don't write kernel-only members to FDRAWCMD ioctl output (Matthew Daley) [Orabug: 19028446] {CVE-2014-1738}
- floppy: ignore kernel-only members in FDRAWCMD ioctl input (Matthew Daley) [Orabug: 19028439] {CVE-2014-1737}
- libertas: potential oops in debugfs (Dan Carpenter) [Orabug: 19028417] {CVE-2013-6378}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-June/004204.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-June/004205.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76186

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3043.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/23

Updated: 2019/09/30

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, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:kernel-uek-headers, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.3.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.3.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.3.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.3.el6uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.3.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.3.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.3.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.3.el6uekdebug, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:5, 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: 2014/06/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/11/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6378, CVE-2014-0203, CVE-2014-1737, CVE-2014-1738, CVE-2014-1874

BID: 63886, 65459, 67300, 67302, 68125