Oracle Linux 5 / 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2016-3592)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92780

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

[2.6.39-400.283.2.el6uek]
- KEYS: potential uninitialized variable (Dan Carpenter) [Orabug: 24393863] {CVE-2016-4470}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-August/006258.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-August/006259.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92780

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2016-3592.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/08/08

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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: 2016/08/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/06/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-4470