Oracle Linux 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3046)

High Nessus Plugin ID 76601

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VPR Score: 7.4


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


Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-35.1.3.el6uek]
- l2tp: fix an unprivileged user to kernel privilege escalation (Sasha Levin) [Orabug: 19229497] {CVE-2014-4943} {CVE-2014-4943}
- ptrace,x86: force IRET path after a ptrace_stop() (Tejun Heo) [Orabug: 19230689] {CVE-2014-4699}
- net: flow_dissector: fail on evil iph->ihl (Jason Wang) [Orabug: 19231234] {CVE-2013-4348}


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76601

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3046.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/07/20

Updated: 2021/01/14

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 7.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-35.1.3.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: 2014/07/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/11/04

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4348, CVE-2014-4699, CVE-2014-4943

BID: 63536