Fedora 14 : kernel- (2011-12874)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fixes assorted CVEs CVE-2011-2918: perf: Fix software event overflow
CVE-2011-3188: net: improve sequence number generation CVE-2011-2723:
gro: Only reset frag0 when skb can be pulled CVE-2011-2928: befs:
Validate length of long symbolic links CVE-2011-3191: cifs: fix
possible memory corruption in CIFSFindNext CVE-2011-1833: ecryptfs:
mount source TOCTOU race

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 :


Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56416 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48929


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