Fedora 18 : kernel-3.8.3-201.fc18 (2013-3893)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

The stable 3.8.3 update contains a large number of important fixes
across the kernel tree.

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=920471
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=920499
http://www.nessus.org/u?e2156982

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65594 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58426
58427

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0913
CVE-2013-0914

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