Oracle Linux 6 / 7 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2016-3645)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 95043

Synopsis

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

Description

Description of changes:

kernel-uek [3.8.13-118.14.2.el7uek]
- aacraid: Check size values after double-fetch from user (Dave Carroll) [Orabug: 25060050] {CVE-2016-6480} {CVE-2016-6480}
- IB/srpt: Simplify srpt_handle_tsk_mgmt() (Bart Van Assche) [Orabug: 25060011] {CVE-2016-6327}
- audit: fix a double fetch in audit_log_single_execve_arg() (Paul Moore) [Orabug: 25059945] {CVE-2016-6136}
- ALSA: timer: Fix leak in events via snd_timer_user_tinterrupt (Kangjie Lu) [Orabug: 25059899] {CVE-2016-4578}
- ALSA: timer: Fix leak in events via snd_timer_user_ccallback (Kangjie Lu) [Orabug: 25059899] {CVE-2016-4578}
- ALSA: timer: Fix leak in SNDRV_TIMER_IOCTL_PARAMS (Kangjie Lu) [Orabug: 25059753] {CVE-2016-4569}
- acpi: Disable ACPI table override if securelevel is set (Linn Crosetto) [Orabug: 25058991] {CVE-2016-3699}
- Bluetooth: Fix potential NULL dereference in RFCOMM bind callback (Jaganath Kanakkassery) [Orabug: 25058903] {CVE-2015-8956}
- ASN.1: Fix non-match detection failure on data overrun (David Howells) [Orabug: 25059046] {CVE-2016-2053}
- mm: migrate dirty page without clear_page_dirty_for_io etc (Hugh Dickins) [Orabug: 25059194] {CVE-2016-3070}

Solution

Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

See Also

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-November/006527.html

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2016-November/006528.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 95043

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2016-3645.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/11/22

Updated: 2019/04/11

Dependencies: 122878, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.14.2.el6uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:linux:dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.14.2.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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/05/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8956, CVE-2016-2053, CVE-2016-3070, CVE-2016-3699, CVE-2016-4569, CVE-2016-4578, CVE-2016-6136, CVE-2016-6327, CVE-2016-6480