Fedora 8 : kernel- (2008-0748)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to Linux kernel

CVE-2008-0001: Use access mode instead of open flags to determine
needed permissions.

Additional fixes: Enable CONFIG_NL80211. Wireless driver updates.
Firewire updates. LIRC updates.

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 :


Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 30072 (fedora_2008-0748.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27280

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0001

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