RHEL 4 : kernel (RHSA-2005:092)

high Nessus Plugin ID 17183

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates for kernel.

Description

The remote Redhat Enterprise Linux 4 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the RHSA-2005:092 advisory.

- security flaw (CVE-2004-1056, CVE-2004-1137, CVE-2004-1235, CVE-2005-0001, CVE-2005-0090, CVE-2005-0091, CVE-2005-0092, CVE-2005-0176, CVE-2005-0177, CVE-2005-0178, CVE-2005-0179, CVE-2005-0180, CVE-2005-0204)

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the RHEL kernel package based on the guidance in RHSA-2005:092.

See Also

http://www.isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0018-igmp.txt

http://www.isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0021-uselib.txt

http://www.isec.pl/vulnerabilities/isec-0022-pagefault.txt

http://www.nessus.org/u?39b866d8

https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=142670

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=144131

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=144136

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=144391

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=144412

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=144471

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=144522

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=144528

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=144532

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=144658

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=146083

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=146095

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=146101

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005:092

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 17183

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2005-092.nasl

Version: 1.29

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/22/2005

Updated: 4/27/2024

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2004-1137

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2005-0001

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-hugemem, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-hugemem-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-smp, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:kernel-smp-devel, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:4

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/18/2005

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/10/2005

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1056, CVE-2004-1137, CVE-2004-1235, CVE-2005-0001, CVE-2005-0090, CVE-2005-0091, CVE-2005-0092, CVE-2005-0176, CVE-2005-0177, CVE-2005-0178, CVE-2005-0179, CVE-2005-0180, CVE-2005-0204

RHSA: 2005:092