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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux
This update fixes the following security issue :
- It was found that a previous update did not correctly
fix the CVE-2009-4307 issue, a divide-by-zero flaw in
the ext4 file system code. A local, unprivileged user
with the ability to mount an ext4 file system could use
this flaw to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2012-2100,
This update also fixes several bugs.
The system must be rebooted for this update to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 62924 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-4307CVE-2012-2100
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