Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3067)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 77138
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Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-35.3.5.el7uek]
- net: Use netlink_ns_capable to verify the permisions of netlink messages (Eric W. Biederman) [Orabug: 19404231] {CVE-2014-0181}
- net: Add variants of capable for use on netlink messages (Eric W. Biederman) [Orabug: 19404231] - net: Add variants of capable for use on on sockets (Eric W. Biederman) [Orabug: 19404231] - netlink: Rename netlink_capable netlink_allowed (Eric W. Biederman) [Orabug: 19404231]
- sctp: Fix sk_ack_backlog wrap-around problem (Xufeng Zhang) [Orabug: 19404244] {CVE-2014-4667}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-August/004349.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-August/004350.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77138

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3067.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/12/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, linux_alt_patch_detect.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-35.3.5.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-35.3.5.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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/11/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/26/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0181, CVE-2014-4667

BID: 67034, 68224