Fedora 18 : kernel-3.8.2-206.fc18 (2013-3630)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This 3.8.2 update fixes contains a wide variety of important fixes
including an issue that many users have seen with backlight during
resume.

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=916646
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=918512
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=919315
http://www.nessus.org/u?4450b2f6

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65183 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58368
58382
58389

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1792
CVE-2013-1828
CVE-2013-2546
CVE-2013-2547
CVE-2013-2548

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