This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
The xen_failsafe_callback function in Xen for the Linux kernel 2.6.23
and other versions, when running a 32-bit PVOPS guest, allows local
users to cause a denial of service (guest crash) by triggering an iret
fault, leading to use of an incorrect stack pointer and stack
See also :
Run 'yum update kernel' to update your system.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69713 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-0190