Fedora 33 : kernel (2020-ce117eff51)

High Nessus Plugin ID 141488

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VPR Score: 9.4

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update contains patches for the BleedingTooth CVEs.

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The 5.8.15 stable kernel update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

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Solution

Update the affected kernel package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2020-ce117eff51

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 141488

File Name: fedora_2020-ce117eff51.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/10/16

Updated: 2020/10/16

Dependencies: 12634, 122878

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 9.4

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:33

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

Patch Publication Date: 2020/10/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-12351, CVE-2020-12352, CVE-2020-16119