Fedora 18 : kernel-3.7.6-201.fc18 (2013-1961)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to the latest stable upstream kernel release, v3.7.6. Fixes
across the tree.

Adds support for the Cypress PS/2 trackpad

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=908693
http://www.nessus.org/u?c6e149b1

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64515 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57838

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0268

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