Fedora 11 : kernel-2.6.30.9-96.fc11 (2009-11032)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Tue Nov 3 2009 Kyle McMartin <kyle at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-96

- fs/pipe.c: fix NULL pointer dereference
(CVE-2009-3547)

- Sun Oct 25 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-95

- Disable the stack protector on functions that don't
have onstack arrays.

- Thu Oct 22 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-94

- Fix overflow in KVM cpuid code. (CVE-2009-3638)

- Thu Oct 22 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-93

- Fix exploitable oops in keyring code (CVE-2009-3624)

- Wed Oct 21 2009 Kyle McMartin <kyle at redhat.com>

- shut-up-LOCK_TEST_WITH_RETURN.patch: sort out
#445331... or paper bag over it for now until the lock
warnings can be killed.

- Mon Oct 19 2009 Kyle McMartin <kyle at redhat.com>

-
af_unix-fix-deadlock-connecting-to-shutdown-socket.pat
ch: fix for rhbz#529626 local DoS. (CVE-2009-3621)

- Sat Oct 17 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-90

- Fix null deref in r128 (F10#487546) (CVE-2009-3620)

- Sat Oct 17 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-89

- Keyboard and mouse fixes from 2.6.32 (#522126)

- Sat Oct 17 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-88

- Scheduler wakeup patch, fixes high latency on wakeup
(sched-update-the-clock-of-runqueue-select-task-rq-sel
ected.patch)

- Fri Oct 16 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-87

- Fix uninitialized data leak in netlink (CVE-2009-3612)

- Thu Oct 15 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-86

- AX.25 security fix (CVE-2009-2909)

- Thu Oct 15 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-85

- Disable CONFIG_USB_STORAGE_CYPRESS_ATACB because it
causes failure to boot from USB disks using Cypress
bridges (#524998)

- Tue Oct 13 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-84

- Copy libata drive detection fix from 2.6.31.4
(#524756)

- Tue Oct 13 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-83

- Networking fixes taken from 2.6.31-stable

- Tue Oct 13 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-82

- Fix boot hang with ACPI on some systems.

- Mon Oct 12 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-81

- Critical ftrace fixes:
ftrace-use-module-notifier-for-function-tracer.patch
ftrace-check-for-failure-for-all-conversions.patch
tracing-correct-module-boundaries-for-ftrace_release.p
atch

- Thu Oct 8 2009 Ben Skeggs <bskeggs at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-80

- ppc: compile nvidiafb as a module only,
nvidiafb+nouveau = bang! (rh#491308)

- Wed Oct 7 2009 Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-78

- Disable IRQSOFF tracer. (Adds unnecessary overhead
when unused)

- Wed Oct 7 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-77

- eCryptfs fixes taken from 2.6.31.2 (fixes
CVE-2009-2908)

- Tue Oct 6 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-76

- fix race in forcedeth network driver (#526546)

- Tue Oct 6 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-75

- x86: Don't leak 64-bit reg contents to 32-bit tasks.

- Tue Oct 6 2009 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert at redhat.com>
2.6.30.9-74

[plus 194 lines in the Changelog]

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=529626
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=530283
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=530490
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=530515
http://www.nessus.org/u?2c4aae2b

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: 42400 (fedora_2009-11032.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36723
36793
36803
36901

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3547
CVE-2009-3621
CVE-2009-3624
CVE-2009-3638

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