Fedora 12 : kernel-2.6.32.14-127.fc12 (2010-9209)

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 2.6.32.14:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.13
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.14
Multiple iwlwifi bugfixes from Fedora 13. Fix thinkpad backlight
controls.

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-2.6.32.13
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.14
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=585094
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=593226
http://www.nessus.org/u?34f790aa

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47526 (fedora_2010-9209.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 37277
37521
39344
39719
40241

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1437
CVE-2010-1636

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