Fedora 28 : kernel (2019-a6cd583a8d)

high Nessus Plugin ID 124661

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 5.0.11 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

Note there were no changes to headers or tools so there are no builds for those.

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The 5.0.10 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

Note there were no changes to the headers or tools packages so there are no builds for them

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-2019-a6cd583a8d

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 124661

File Name: fedora_2019-a6cd583a8d.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/7/2019

Updated: 1/31/2020

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.1

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.9

Temporal Score: 5.8

Vector: AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-9503

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.3

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/7/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/25/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3900, CVE-2019-9503