Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2016-3626)

High Nessus Plugin ID 94064

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [4.1.12-61.1.14.el7uek]
- net: add recursion limit to GRO (Sabrina Dubroca) [Orabug: 24829133] {CVE-2016-7039}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-October/006412.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-October/006413.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 94064

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2016-3626.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/10/14

Updated: 2019/03/25

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-4.1.12-61.1.14.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-4.1.12-61.1.14.el7uek, 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:6, cpe:/o:oracle:linux:7

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/10/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7039