Fedora 31 : kernel (2019-b86a7bdba0)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 131742

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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 5.3.14 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 package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2019-b86a7bdba0

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 131742

File Name: fedora_2019-b86a7bdba0.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/6/2019

Updated: 1/30/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, linux_alt_patch_detect.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-18660

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 1.9

Temporal Score: 1.4

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:31

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/6/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/11/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-16232, CVE-2019-18660, CVE-2019-18808, CVE-2019-18809, CVE-2019-18811, CVE-2019-18812