Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2015-3048)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 84786

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-68.3.4.el7uek]
- ipv6: Don't reduce hop limit for an interface (D.S. Ljungmark) [Orabug: 21444790] {CVE-2015-2922}
- ipv4: Missing sk_nulls_node_init() in ping_unhash(). (David S. Miller) [Orabug: 21444687] {CVE-2015-3636}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-July/005196.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-July/005197.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84786

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2015-3048.nasl

Version: 2.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/07/16

Updated: 2019/07/24

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-68.3.4.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-68.3.4.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 Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/05/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2922, CVE-2015-3636

BID: 74315, 74450