Fedora 18 : kernel-3.8.6-203.fc18 (2013-5368)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to latest stable upstream release, Linux v3.8.6. Wide variety
of fixes across the 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=949932
http://www.nessus.org/u?e556f516

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65934 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58908

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1929

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