OracleVM 2.2 : xen (OVMSA-2015-0059) (Venom)

High Nessus Plugin ID 83484

Synopsis

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- force the fifo access to be in bounds of the allocated buffer This is XSA-133. [bug 21078975] (CVE-2015-3456)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2015-May/000310.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83484

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2015-0059.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/05/15

Modified: 2017/02/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.7

Temporal Score: 6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-64, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-debugger, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-pvhvm-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-tools, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:2.2

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: 2015/05/14

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3456

BID: 74640

OSVDB: 122072

IAVA: 2015-A-0112