Fedora 24 : kernel (2017-6554692044)

High Nessus Plugin ID 100798

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 4.11.4 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree

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This is a rebase to the 4.11 series of kernels. It includes all fixes

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected kernel package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-6554692044

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100798

File Name: fedora_2017-6554692044.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/06/15

Updated: 2019/03/19

Dependencies: 122878, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/05/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8890, CVE-2017-9074, CVE-2017-9075, CVE-2017-9076, CVE-2017-9077