OracleVM 3.3 : kernel-uek (OVMSA-2015-0114)

High Nessus Plugin ID 85493


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


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

- udp: fix behavior of wrong checksums (Eric Dumazet) [Orabug: 21628850] (CVE-2015-5364) (CVE-2015-5366)


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85493

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2015-0114.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/08/18

Modified: 2017/02/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/08/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5364, CVE-2015-5366

BID: 75510

OSVDB: 123996