Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2015-3050)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 84819

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [2.6.32-400.37.7.el6uek]
- ipv6: Don't reduce hop limit for an interface (D.S. Ljungmark) [Orabug: 21444792] {CVE-2015-2922}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-July/005204.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-July/005205.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 84819

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2015-3050.nasl

Version: 2.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/07/17

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/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-2.6.32-400.37.7.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.37.7.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.37.7.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:mlnx_en-2.6.32-400.37.7.el6uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.37.7.el5uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.37.7.el5uekdebug, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.37.7.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:ofa-2.6.32-400.37.7.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: 2015/07/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/05/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2922

BID: 74315