Fedora 15 : kernel-2.6.41.1-1.fc15 (2011-15856)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Rebase to upstream 3.1.1 kernel Fix boot regression on 64-bit EFI
machines Update to the Linux 3.0.8 (2.6.40.8) stable release. Fix
assorted security bugs. Bugfix update Update to the latest 3.0.7
stable kernel release which includes a variety of fixes.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=641789
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=713315
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=713675
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=722509
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=729882
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=733827
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=735946
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=737108
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=742010
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=745241
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=748516
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=748668
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=748691
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=749166
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=749887
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=750402
http://www.nessus.org/u?cece6ac7

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56865 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46630
50312
50370
50459

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1083
CVE-2011-3347
CVE-2011-4077
CVE-2011-4097