Fedora 28 : kernel (2018-93af520878)

High Nessus Plugin ID 120627

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The v4.16.13 update contains important fixes

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-2018-93af520878

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 120627

File Name: fedora_2018-93af520878.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2019/03/19

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:28

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/05/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11506