Fedora 28 : kernel / kernel-tools (2018-d82a45d9ab)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 120833

Synopsis

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

Description

The 4.17.4 stable kernel update contains a number of important updates 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 and / or kernel-tools packages.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-d82a45d9ab

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 120833

File Name: fedora_2018-d82a45d9ab.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/01/03

Updated: 2019/03/19

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/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-tools, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:28

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/06/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12714