Fedora Core 4 : kernel-2.6.15-1.1831_FC4 (2006-102)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a remotely exploitable denial of service attack in
the icmp networking code (CVE-2006-0454). An information leak has also
been fixed (CVE-2006-0095), and some debugging patches that had
accidentally been left applied in the previous update have been
removed, restoring the functionality of the 'quiet' argument.

See also :


Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20872 (fedora_2006-102.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0095