OracleVM 3.4 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2016-0174)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 95621

Synopsis

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- ocfs2: fix trans extend while free cached blocks (Junxiao Bi)

- ocfs2: fix trans extend while flush truncate log (Junxiao Bi)

- ocfs2: extend enough credits for freeing one truncate record while replaying truncate records (Xue jiufei) [Orabug: 25136991]

- mpi: Fix NULL ptr dereference in mpi_powm [ver #3] (Andrey Ryabinin) [Orabug: 25154096] (CVE-2016-8650) (CVE-2016-8650)

- mlx4: avoid multiple free on id_map_ent (Wengang Wang) [Orabug: 25159035]

- NVMe: reduce queue depth as workaround for Samsung EPIC SQ errata (Ashok Vairavan) [Orabug: 25144380]

- sctp: validate chunk len before actually using it (Marcelo Ricardo Leitner) [Orabug: 25142868] (CVE-2016-9555)

- rebuild bumping release

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?e63f9df4

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 95621

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0174.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Published: 2016/12/08

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/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:3.4

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: 2016/12/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/11/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-8650, CVE-2016-9555