Fedora 25 : kernel (2017-a3a8638a60)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103151

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 4.12.11 stable kernel update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

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Solution

Update the affected kernel package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-a3a8638a60

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103151

File Name: fedora_2017-a3a8638a60.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/09/13

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.9

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:25

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/08/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13693, CVE-2017-13694, CVE-2017-13695, CVE-2017-14051