Fedora 25 : kernel (2017-cafcdbdde5)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104160


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


The 4.13.8 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.


The 4.13.6 stable kernel update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

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.


Update the affected kernel package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 104160

File Name: fedora_2017-cafcdbdde5.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/10/26

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 122878, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/10/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/10/14

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000255, CVE-2017-12190, CVE-2017-15265, CVE-2017-15299, CVE-2017-5123