Fedora 15 : kernel-2.6.41.4-1.fc15 (2011-16621)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update from kernel 3.1.1 to 3.1.4 :

-
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.
1.4

-
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-
3.1.3

-
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-
3.1.2

Additional changes :

- Fix virtualbox: use a different method to fake version
2.6.4X

- Partially fix reported stalls during heavy I/O

- Fix problems with udev probing Wacom bluetooth tablets

- Fix a Nouveau bug (#751753) reported against F16

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/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.1.2
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.1.3
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.1.4
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=753236
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=753346
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=754907
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756053
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756054
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756057
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756160
http://www.nessus.org/u?bd1ca769

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57076 ()

Bugtraq ID: 50655
50663
50755

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4110
CVE-2011-4131
CVE-2011-4132

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