OracleVM 3.3 : kernel-uek (OVMSA-2016-0005)

2016-01-21T00:00:00
ID ORACLEVM_OVMSA-2016-0005.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2019 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2020-07-02T00:00:00

Description

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

  • KEYS: Fix keyring ref leak in join_session_keyring (Yevgeny Pats) [Orabug: 22563965] (CVE-2016-0728)

  • KEYS: Don

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The package checks in this plugin were extracted from OracleVM
# Security Advisory OVMSA-2016-0005.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(88034);
  script_version("2.10");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2019/09/27 13:00:34");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2015-7872", "CVE-2016-0728");

  script_name(english:"OracleVM 3.3 : kernel-uek (OVMSA-2016-0005)");
  script_summary(english:"Checks the RPM output for the updated packages.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

  - KEYS: Fix keyring ref leak in join_session_keyring
    (Yevgeny Pats) [Orabug: 22563965] (CVE-2016-0728)

  - KEYS: Don't permit request_key to construct a new
    keyring (David Howells) [Orabug: 22373442]
    (CVE-2015-7872)

  - dcache: Handle escaped paths in prepend_path (Eric W.
    Biederman) 

  - vfs: Test for and handle paths that are unreachable from
    their mnt_root (Eric W. Biederman) [Orabug: 22249875]

  - KEYS: Fix crash when attempt to garbage collect an
    uninstantiated keyring (David Howells) [Orabug:
    22373442] (CVE-2015-7872)

  - KEYS: Fix race between key destruction and finding a
    keyring by name (David Howells) [Orabug: 22373442]"
  );
  # https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2016-January/000409.html
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"http://www.nessus.org/u?b266b603"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"solution", 
    value:"Update the affected kernel-uek / kernel-uek-firmware packages."
  );
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_cvss3_base_vector("CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H");
  script_set_cvss3_temporal_vector("CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"Exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"true");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_framework_core", value:"true");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploited_by_malware", value:"true");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:kernel-uek-firmware");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"vuln_publication_date", value:"2015/11/16");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2016/01/20");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2016/01/21");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"generated_plugin", value:"current");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2019 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");
  script_family(english:"OracleVM Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/OracleVM/release", "Host/OracleVM/rpm-list");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("global_settings.inc");
include("rpm.inc");

if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
release = get_kb_item("Host/OracleVM/release");
if (isnull(release) || "OVS" >!< release) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "OracleVM");
if (! preg(pattern:"^OVS" + "3\.3" + "(\.[0-9]|$)", string:release)) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "OracleVM 3.3", "OracleVM " + release);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/OracleVM/rpm-list")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);

cpu = get_kb_item("Host/cpu");
if (isnull(cpu)) audit(AUDIT_UNKNOWN_ARCH);
if ("x86_64" >!< cpu && cpu !~ "^i[3-6]86$") audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_IMPLEMENTED, "OracleVM", cpu);
if ("x86_64" >!< cpu) audit(AUDIT_ARCH_NOT, "x86_64", cpu);

flag = 0;
if (rpm_check(release:"OVS3.3", reference:"kernel-uek-3.8.13-118.2.5.el6uek")) flag++;
if (rpm_check(release:"OVS3.3", reference:"kernel-uek-firmware-3.8.13-118.2.5.el6uek")) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_hole(port:0, extra:rpm_report_get());
  else security_hole(0);
  exit(0);
}
else
{
  tested = pkg_tests_get();
  if (tested) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_AFFECTED, tested);
  else audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_NOT_INSTALLED, "kernel-uek / kernel-uek-firmware");
}