OracleVM 3.3 : xen (OVMSA-2016-0165)

High Nessus Plugin ID 95279


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-2016-0165 for details.


Update the affected xen / xen-tools packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95279

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0165.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/11/23

Modified: 2017/02/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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


Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-tools, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5307, CVE-2016-9379, CVE-2016-9380, CVE-2016-9381, CVE-2016-9382, CVE-2016-9383, CVE-2016-9386

OSVDB: 130090, 147621, 147622, 147653, 147655, 147656, 147657

IAVB: 2016-B-0177