Fedora 15 : kernel-2.6.40.6-0.fc15 (2011-13809)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to the latest stable 3.0.6 kernel release. This includes fixes
for CVEs 2011-1161, 2011-1162, and 2011-3191

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=496975
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=700718
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=708563
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=708777
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=710646
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=714381
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=735437
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=740645
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=742010
http://www.nessus.org/u?6ef31fb5

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56398 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49295

CVE ID:

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