OracleVM 3.2 : Unbreakable / etc (OVMSA-2017-0061)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 99391

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 :

- udp: properly support MSG_PEEK with truncated buffers (Eric Dumazet) [Orabug: 25874741] (CVE-2016-10229)

- block: fix use-after-free in seq file (Vegard Nossum) [Orabug: 25877531] (CVE-2016-7910)

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?aae7407c

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 99391

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0061.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Published: 2017/04/14

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:3.2

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: 2017/04/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/11/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10229, CVE-2016-7910