OracleVM 3.3 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2016-0175)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 95760

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 :

- Revert 'i40e: Set defport behavior for the Main VSI when in promiscuous mode' (Jack Vogel) [Orabug: 22683573]

- mlx4: avoid multiple free on id_map_ent (Wengang Wang)

- xen-netfront: cast grant table reference first to type int (Dongli Zhang)

- xen-netfront: do not cast grant table reference to signed short (Dongli Zhang)

- RDS: Drop the connection as part of cancel to avoid hangs (Avinash Repaka) [Orabug: 25045360]

- sctp: validate chunk len before actually using it (Marcelo Ricardo Leitner) [Orabug: 25142879] (CVE-2016-9555)

- mpi: Fix NULL ptr dereference in mpi_powm [ver #3] (Andrey Ryabinin) [Orabug: 25154098] (CVE-2016-8650) (CVE-2016-8650)

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?511fc0e1

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 95760

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0175.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Published: 2016/12/13

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:3.3

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: 2016/12/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/11/28

Reference Information

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