Oracle Linux 6 : Unbreakable Enterprise kernel (ELSA-2017-3522)

High Nessus Plugin ID 97408


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


Description of changes:

- dccp: fix freeing skb too early for IPV6_RECVPKTINFO (Andrey Konovalov) [Orabug: 25598277] {CVE-2017-6074}


Update the affected unbreakable enterprise kernel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 97408

File Name: oraclelinux_ELSA-2017-3522.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/02/27

Modified: 2017/10/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: 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

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: 2017/02/24

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-6074