Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3054)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 76928
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VPR Score: 8.9

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [2.6.32-400.36.6.el6uek]
- filter: prevent nla extensions to peek beyond the end of the message (Mathias Krause) [Orabug: 19315783] {CVE-2014-3144} {CVE-2014-3145}
- futex: Forbid uaddr == uaddr2 in futex_wait_requeue_pi() (Darren Hart) [Orabug: 19315318] {CVE-2012-6647}

[2.6.32-400.36.5.el6uek]
- n_tty: Fix n_tty_write crash when echoing in raw mode (Peter Hurley) [Orabug: 18756450] {CVE-2014-0196} {CVE-2014-0196}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-July/004313.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-July/004314.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76928

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3054.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/31/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, linux_alt_patch_detect.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 8.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.4

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:POC/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-2.6.32-400.36.6.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.6.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.6.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.6.el6uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.6.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.6.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.6.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.6.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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/30/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/7/2014

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6647, CVE-2014-0196, CVE-2014-3144, CVE-2014-3145

BID: 67199, 67309, 67321, 67395