SuSE 11 Security Update : Linux kernel (SAT Patch Numbers 2838 / 2841 / 2842)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 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 :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=580799

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 2838 / 2841 / 2842 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50923 ()

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