This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
The Netlink implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.2.30 does not
properly handle messages that lack SCM_CREDENTIALS data, which might
allow local users to spoof Netlink communication via a crafted
message, as demonstrated by a message to (1) Avahi or (2)
See also :
Run 'yum update kernel' to update your system. You will need to reboot
your system in order for the new kernel to be running.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69612 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-3520