Fedora 10 : kernel-2.6.27.37-170.2.104.fc10 (2009-10525)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to kernel 2.6.27.37:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.27.36
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.27.37

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-2.6.27.36
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.27.37
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=526788
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=527534
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=528887
http://www.nessus.org/u?349f65a5

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42156 (fedora_2009-10525.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36639

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2908
CVE-2009-2909
CVE-2009-2910

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