Fedora 27 : kernel (2018-c449dc1c9c)

High Nessus Plugin ID 110671

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The v4.16.16 update contains 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.

Solution

Update the affected kernel package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-c449dc1c9c

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110671

File Name: fedora_2018-c449dc1c9c.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/25

Modified: 2018/06/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12232