Fedora Core 3 : kernel-2.6.9-1.681_FC3 (2004-451)

High Nessus Plugin ID 15791


The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.


This update brings an updated -ac patch which which adds several security fixes, and various other fixes that have occurred since the release of Fedora Core 3.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 15791

File Name: fedora_2004-451.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2004/11/23

Modified: 2015/10/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel-doc, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel-smp, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora_core:3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2004/11/22

Reference Information

FEDORA: 2004-451