OracleVM 3.2 : xen (OVMSA-2017-0096)

High Nessus Plugin ID 99977


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


The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates : please see Oracle VM Security Advisory OVMSA-2017-0096 for details.


Update the affected xen / xen-devel / xen-tools packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 99977

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0096.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.6 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/05/04

Modified: 2018/01/30

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: 8.2

Temporal Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:C/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:xen, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-devel, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:xen-tools, 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: 2017/05/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8106, CVE-2016-9603, CVE-2017-2615, CVE-2017-2620, CVE-2017-7228

BID: 71477

OSVDB: 115343, 115344, 151241, 152349, 153753, 154912

IAVB: 2017-B-0024