Fedora 18 : kernel-3.9.9-201.fc18 (2013-12530)

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 upstream stable release, Linux v3.9.9. This also
includes fixes for issues running VM guests some people were seeing.
Update to latest stable upstream release, Linux v3.9.8

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=977356
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=980995
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=981552
http://www.nessus.org/u?43b25d04

Solution :

Update the affected kernel package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 67343 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60874
60893
60922

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1059
CVE-2013-2232
CVE-2013-2234

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