OracleVM 3.3 : kernel-uek (OVMSA-2015-0147)

High Nessus Plugin ID 86882


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


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates : please see Oracle VM Security Advisory OVMSA-2015-0147 for details.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86882

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2015-0147.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/11/16

Modified: 2017/02/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/11/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-7822, CVE-2015-1333, CVE-2015-1805, CVE-2015-3212, CVE-2015-5156, CVE-2015-5364, CVE-2015-5366, CVE-2015-5697, CVE-2015-6937

BID: 72347, 74951, 75510

OSVDB: 117810, 122968, 123996, 124240, 125430, 125431, 125846, 127759