Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3052)

High Nessus Plugin ID 76926


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


Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-35.3.3.el7uek]
- filter: prevent nla extensions to peek beyond the end of the message (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 19315781] {CVE-2014-3144} {CVE-2014-3145}
- mac80211: fix AP powersave TX vs. wakeup race (Emmanuel Grumbach) [Orabug: 19316457] {CVE-2014-2706}


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76926

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3052.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/07/31

Modified: 2015/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-35.3.3.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-35.3.3.el7uek, 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, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:7

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: 2014/07/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2706, CVE-2014-3144, CVE-2014-3145

BID: 66591, 67309, 67321