Fedora 12 : kernel-2.6.32.12-115.fc12 (2010-7779)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to kernel 2.6.32.12:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.12 Revert
'ath9k: fix lockdep warning when unloading module' from the 2.6.32.12
update.

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-2.6.32.12
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=525966
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=532161
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=552257
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=568041
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=575402
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=583581
http://www.nessus.org/u?e0bb1e49

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47472 (fedora_2010-7779.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 37277
37521
39344

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1146

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