Fedora 2005-313 Security Check

High Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 801571


The remote host is missing a security update.


This update rebases the kernel to the latest upstream stable release,
which fixes a number of security issues. Notably :

- CVE-2005-0210 : dst leak

- CVE-2005-0384 : ppp dos

- CVE-2005-0531 : Sign handling issues.

- CVE-2005-0400 : EXT2 information leak.

- CVE-2005-0449 : Remote oops.

- CVE-2005-0736 : Epoll overflow

- CVE-2005-0749 : ELF loader may kfree wrong memory.

- CVE-2005-0750 : Missing range checking in bluetooth

- CVE-2005-0767 : drm race in radeon

- CVE-2005-0815 : Corrupt isofs images could cause oops

Additionally, a large number of improvements have come from the 2.6.10
-> 2.6.11 transition.

This update requires you are running the latest udev package, and also
(if you are using SELinux) the latest selinux policy packages.


Update the affected package(s).

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 801571

File Name: 801571.prm

Family: Generic

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High