Fedora 25 : kernel (2017-7a3ddf2484)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

The 4.12.14 stable kernel update contains a number of important fixes
across the tree.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as
possible without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-7a3ddf2484

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103664 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-14497

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