Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3072)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 77623


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


Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-44.1.1.el7uek]
- auditsc: audit_krule mask accesses need bounds checking (Andy Lutomirski) [Orabug: 19590596] {CVE-2014-3917}


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 77623

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3072.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/09/11

Modified: 2015/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-44.1.1.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-44.1.1.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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3917

BID: 67699