The Oracle VM Server for x86 Bulletin lists all CVEs that had been resolved and announced in Oracle VM Server for x86 Security Advisories (OVMSA) in the last one month prior to the release of the bulletin. Oracle VM Server for x86 Bulletins are published on the same day as Oracle Critical Patch Updates are released. These bulletins will also be updated for the following two months after their release (i.e., the two months between the normal quarterly Critical Patch Update publication dates) to cover all CVEs that had been resolved in those two months following the bulletin's publication. In addition, Oracle VM Server for x86 Bulletins may also be updated for vulnerability fixes deemed too critical to wait for the next scheduled bulletin publication date.
Due to the threat posed by a successful attack, Oracle strongly recommends that customers apply Oracle VM Server for x86 Bulletin fixes as soon as possible.
Please see ULN Advisory http://linux.oracle.com/ovm-bulletin-pad
Oracle VM Server for x86 Bulletins are released on the Tuesday closest to the 17th day of January, April, July and October. The next four dates are:
|2016-December-19||Rev 3. New CVEs added.|
|2016-November-18||Rev 2. New CVEs added.|
|2016-October-18||Rev 1. Initial Release|
Oracle VM Server for x86 Executive Summary
This Oracle VM Server for x86 Bulletin contains 65 new security fixes for the Oracle VM Server for x86. 22 of these vulnerabilities may be remotely exploitable without authentication, i.e., may be exploited over a network without the need for a username and password.
Oracle VM Server for x86 Risk Matrix
Revision 3: Published on 2016-12-19
Revision 2: Published on 2016-11-18
Revision 1: Published on 2016-10-18