Fedora 12 : kernel-2.6.32.19-163.fc12 (2010-13110)

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 2.6.32.19: *
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.17 *
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.18 *
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.19 -
Includes fixes from kernel 2.6.36-rc1 for problems caused by the
CVE-2010-2240 fix in 2.6.32.19 . - Fixes crashes in Python programs
running in KVM guests (F13 bug #610911)

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-2.6.32.17
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.18
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.19
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=605158
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=606611
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=620300
http://www.nessus.org/u?584e1934

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: 48415 (fedora_2010-13110.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 40920
42124
42505

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2226
CVE-2010-2240
CVE-2010-2798

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