Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2015-3093)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 86779

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.264.5.el6uek]
- virtio-net: drop NETIF_F_FRAGLIST (Jason Wang) [Orabug: 22145599] {CVE-2015-5156}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-November/005498.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-November/005501.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 86779

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2015-3093.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/11/06

Updated: 2019/03/25

Dependencies: 122878, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/11/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/10/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5156