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Fedora 2005-026 Security Check

High

Synopsis

The remote host is missing a security update.

Description

- CVE-2005-0001

Paul Starzetz from isec.pl found an exploitable hole in the x86 SMP page fault handler which could lead to privilege escalation. http://www.isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0022-pagefault.t xt

This update additionally fixes a random memory corruption issue present in the previous update, and in addition updates to the latest -ac collection of patches.

Solution

Update the affected package(s).