Fedora 27 : kernel / kernel-headers (2018-1c80fea1cd) (Foreshadow)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 111767
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VPR Score: 5.2

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The 4.17.14-102 build contains patches for the 'foreshadow ' security issue that were missing from the 101 builds.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
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Solution

Update the affected kernel and / or kernel-headers packages.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-1c80fea1cd

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111767

File Name: fedora_2018-1c80fea1cd.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/16/2018

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, linux_alt_patch_detect.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.2

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.7

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/16/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/14/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3620, CVE-2018-3646