openSUSE Security Update : kernel (openSUSE-SU-2012:1439-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The openSUSE 11.4 kernel was updated to fix various bugs and security
issues.

This is the final update of the 2.6.37 kernel of openSUSE 11.4.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-11/msg00002.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=466279
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=651219
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=653260
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=655696
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=676204
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=681186
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=681639
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=683671
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=689860
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=703410
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=707332
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=711941
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=713430
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=714455
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=717209
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=717749
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=721366
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=726045
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=726600
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=729247
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=730118
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=731673
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=732908
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=734056
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=737624
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=738644
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=740448
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=740703
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=740745
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=744658
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=745832
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=746980
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https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=747660
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https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=750079
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=750959
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=755546
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756203
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756840
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=757278
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=758243
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=758260
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=758813
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=759545
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=760902
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=765102
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=765320
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=769408
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=769784
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=769896
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=774285
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=781134

Solution :

Update the affected kernel packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true