Fedora 11 : kernel-2.6.30.9-90.fc11 (2009-10639)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to kernel 2.6.30.9. Upstream change logs:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.30.9 Also
fixes :

- Kernel stack randomization bug - NULL dereference in
r128 driver - ftrace memory corruption on module unload
- boot hanging on some systems - some latency problems
caused by scheduler bugs

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-2.6.30.9
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=522331
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=524124
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=528868
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=528887
http://www.nessus.org/u?3cb67549

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42271 (fedora_2009-10639.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36379
36512
36576
36635
36639

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2903
CVE-2009-2908
CVE-2009-2909
CVE-2009-2910
CVE-2009-3290
CVE-2009-3612

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