Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3083)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 78580

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [2.6.32-400.36.9.el5uek]
- ALSA: control: Don't access controls outside of protected regions (Lars-Peter Clausen) [Orabug: 19817787] {CVE-2014-4653} {CVE-2014-4654} {CVE-2014-4655}
- ALSA: control: Fix replacing user controls (Lars-Peter Clausen) [Orabug: 19817749] {CVE-2014-4653} {CVE-2014-4654} {CVE-2014-4655}
- mm: try_to_unmap_cluster() should lock_page() before mlocking (Vlastimil Babka) [Orabug: 19817324] {CVE-2014-3122}
- vm: convert fb_mmap to vm_iomap_memory() helper (Linus Torvalds) [Orabug: 19816564] {CVE-2013-2596}
- vm: add vm_iomap_memory() helper function (Linus Torvalds) [Orabug: 19816564] {CVE-2013-2596}
- net: sctp: inherit auth_capable on INIT collisions (Daniel Borkmann) [Orabug: 19816069] {CVE-2014-5077}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-October/004551.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-October/004552.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 78580

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3083.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/10/20

Updated: 2019/04/01

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 6

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

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

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-2.6.32-400.36.9.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.9.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.9.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.9.el6uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.9.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.9.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.9.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.9.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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/10/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/04/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2596, CVE-2014-3122, CVE-2014-4653, CVE-2014-4654, CVE-2014-4655, CVE-2014-5077

BID: 59264, 67162, 68162, 68164, 68881