Fedora 27 : kernel (2018-2a0f8b2c9d)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110821

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The v4.17.3 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-2018-2a0f8b2c9d

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110821

File Name: fedora_2018-2a0f8b2c9d.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/02

Modified: 2018/09/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.3

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 6.3

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

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: 2018/07/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12633