Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2015-3005)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81102

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [2.6.32-400.36.14.el6uek]
- net: sctp: fix NULL pointer dereference in af->from_addr_param on malformed packet (Daniel Borkmann) [Orabug: 20425334] {CVE-2014-7841}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-January/004824.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-January/004825.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81102

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2015-3005.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/01/30

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 122878, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/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:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.14.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.14.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.14.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.36.14.el6uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.14.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.14.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.14.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.36.14.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: 2015/01/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/11/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-7841

BID: 71081