OracleVM 3.2 : kernel-uek (OVMSA-2016-0037)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 90019
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VPR Score: 6.2


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-2016-0037 for details.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 90019

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0037.nasl

Version: 2.9

Type: local

Published: 3/18/2016

Updated: 1/4/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 6.2

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: 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:3.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleVM/release, Host/OracleVM/rpm-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/17/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/3/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-5313, CVE-2012-3520, CVE-2013-7421, CVE-2014-3215, CVE-2014-7842, CVE-2014-8133, CVE-2014-8159, CVE-2014-9419, CVE-2014-9420, CVE-2014-9584, CVE-2014-9585, CVE-2014-9644, CVE-2014-9683, CVE-2014-9715, CVE-2015-0239, CVE-2015-1421, CVE-2015-1593, CVE-2015-2150, CVE-2015-2830, CVE-2015-2922, CVE-2015-3331, CVE-2015-3339, CVE-2015-3636, CVE-2015-5156, CVE-2015-5307, CVE-2015-5364, CVE-2015-5366, CVE-2015-5697, CVE-2015-7613, CVE-2015-7872, CVE-2015-8104

BID: 55152, 67341, 71078, 71363, 71684, 71717, 71794, 71883, 71990, 72320, 72322, 72356, 72607, 72643, 72842, 73014, 73060, 73699, 73953, 74235, 74243, 74315, 74450, 75510