Fedora 7 : kernel-2.6.21-1.3228.fc7 (2007-0409)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Rebase to upstream 2.6.21.5, including several security fixes (See
CVEs for details).

Upstream changelog:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.21.3
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.21.4
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.21.5

Fedora specific changes detailed below :

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 :

http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.21.3
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.21.4
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.21.5
http://www.nessus.org/u?3c4de9d7

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.1
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27664 (fedora_2007-0409.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2451
CVE-2007-2453
CVE-2007-2876

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