openSUSE Security Update : kernel (openSUSE-SU-2010:0481-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The openSUSE 11.1 Kernel was updated fixing a single regression :

The previous update contained an erronous fix which broke the IPv4 GRE
tunneling module. This regression is fixed by this update.

No other change is contained in this update, if you are not using the
module, this update is not required.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-08/msg00017.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=580799

Solution :

Update the affected kernel packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48280 ()

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