Fedora 16 : kernel-3.3.0-4.fc16 (2012-4410)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fixes CVE-2012-1568

Also fixes a use-after-free issue in mac80211

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=804947
http://www.nessus.org/u?c708900f

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58421 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1568

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