Fedora 13 : kernel-2.6.33.8-149.fc13 (2010-13058)

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 2.6.33.7:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.33.7
Unofficial 2.6.33.8 update from:
git://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/jkacur/jk-2.6.git
stable/linux-2.6.33.y Additional fixes taken from the 2.6.34.4 stable
kernel and 2.6.36-rc1.

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-2.6.33.7
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=606611
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=620300
http://www.nessus.org/u?6c0ba3e6

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 : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48414 (fedora_2010-13058.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 42124
42505

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2240
CVE-2010-2798

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