Fedora 18 : kernel-3.8.8-203.fc18 (2013-6537)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fixes a large number of network related information leak CVEs.

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=955216
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=955599
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=955629
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=955649
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=955662
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=956069
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=956088
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=956094
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=956110
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=956125
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=956135
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=956162
http://www.nessus.org/u?9c1fe322

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 : false

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