This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
Paul Starzetz from isec.pl found an exploitable hole in
the x86 SMP page fault handler which could lead to
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. A full changelog of the update vs the
previous -ac8 based release is available at
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Fedora Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 16167 (fedora_2005-026.nasl)
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