OracleVM 3.2 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2017-0046)

High Nessus Plugin ID 97412


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


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

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


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 97412

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0046.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/02/27

Modified: 2017/06/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek-firmware, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/OracleVM/release, Host/OracleVM/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

OSVDB: 152302