Scientific Linux Security Update : kernel on SL7.x x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110542

Synopsis

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Security Fix(es) :

- Kernel: FPU state information leakage via lazy FPU restore (CVE-2018-3665)

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?d59203ee

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110542

File Name: sl_20180614_kernel_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/15

Updated: 2018/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.7

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3665