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How to Check Security Patch Status on OL4/5 (Doc ID 781479.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 17, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Enterprise Linux 3.8 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation
Linux x86
Linux x86-64Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation


You get a security vulnerability number from RedHat, CVE, or some other means. And you are trying to find out whether this security hole is already patched, or whether it is available to upgrade on Oracle Linux.


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In this Document
 Security Vulnerability Number
 How to locate CVE Identifier from ELSA number
 How to check out the patch status with the CVE Identifier

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