Fedora 28 : kernel / kernel-headers / kernel-tools (2018-ca0e10fc6e)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120787

Synopsis

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

Description

The 4.17.12 stable kernel update contains a number of 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, kernel-headers and / or kernel-tools packages.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-ca0e10fc6e

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 120787

File Name: fedora_2018-ca0e10fc6e.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2019/03/19

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/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, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel-headers, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel-tools, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:28

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/07/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14734