Fedora 13 : kernel-2.6.33.6-147.fc13 (2010-10876)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to kernel 2.6.33.6:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.33.6
Additional fixes without associated bug numbers: Fix overscheduling
bug causing performance loss on large machines. i915: fix notebook eDP
panels. Make hdpvr infrared controller register so that a remote
control can be used with it. Backport of important nouveau driver
fixes from upstream.

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-2.6.33.6
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=603593
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=607054
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=608950
http://www.nessus.org/u?fe0788f2

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47687 (fedora_2010-10876.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 39719
41077
41223
41467

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2071
CVE-2010-2478
CVE-2010-2495

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