Fedora 16 : kernel-3.2.10-3.fc16 (2012-3712)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to the 3.2.10 stable release, which contains a number of fixes
across the kernel.

Fixes CVE-2012-1146 Fixes CVE-2012-1179

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=800813
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=803793
http://www.nessus.org/u?9f4e6f3e

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58376 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52324
52533

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1146
CVE-2012-1179

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