Fedora 16 : kernel-3.1.9-1.fc16 (2012-0480)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Update to Linux 3.1.9

- Fix CVE-2012-0045

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=769766
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=770172
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=773392
http://www.nessus.org/u?5ad2ff10

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57548 ()

Bugtraq ID: 51389

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0045

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