Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2014-3087)

high Nessus Plugin ID 79242
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Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-44.1.5.el7uek]
- net: sctp: fix panic on duplicate ASCONF chunks (Daniel Borkmann) [Orabug: 20010590] {CVE-2014-3687}
- net: sctp: fix skb_over_panic when receiving malformed ASCONF chunks (Daniel Borkmann) [Orabug: 20010577] {CVE-2014-3673}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-November/004634.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2014-November/004635.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 79242

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2014-3087.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/14/2014

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: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-44.1.5.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-44.1.5.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: 11/13/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/10/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3673, CVE-2014-3687

BID: 70766, 70883