OracleVM 3.3 : kernel-uek (OVMSA-2015-0040)

high Nessus Plugin ID 82691
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The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates : please see Oracle VM Security Advisory OVMSA-2015-0040 for details.


Update the affected kernel-uek / kernel-uek-firmware packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82691

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2015-0040.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Published: 4/10/2015

Updated: 1/4/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

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

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek-firmware, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleVM/release, Host/OracleVM/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/7/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/23/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-7421, CVE-2014-3182, CVE-2014-3186, CVE-2014-3601, CVE-2014-3610, CVE-2014-3688, CVE-2014-4027, CVE-2014-4652, CVE-2014-4656, CVE-2014-5471, CVE-2014-5472, CVE-2014-6410, CVE-2014-7826, CVE-2014-7970, CVE-2014-7975, CVE-2014-8133, CVE-2014-8134, CVE-2014-8159, CVE-2014-8160, CVE-2014-8173, CVE-2014-8884, CVE-2014-9090, CVE-2014-9322, CVE-2014-9644, CVE-2015-1421, CVE-2015-2150

BID: 67985, 68159, 68163, 68170, 69396, 69428, 69489, 69763, 69770, 69799, 70314, 70319, 70742, 70768, 70971, 71097, 71250, 71650, 71684, 71685, 72061, 72320, 72322, 72356, 73014, 73060, 73133