SUSE-SA:2005:018: kernel

High Nessus Plugin ID 17617

New! Vulnerability Priority Rating (VPR)

Tenable calculates a dynamic VPR for every vulnerability. VPR combines vulnerability information with threat intelligence and machine learning algorithms to predict which vulnerabilities are most likely to be exploited in attacks. Read more about what VPR is and how it's different from CVSS.

VPR Score: 5.8


The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:018 (kernel).

The Linux kernel is the core component of the Linux system.

Several vulnerabilities were reported in the last few weeks which are fixed by this update.


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 17617

File Name: suse_SA_2005_018.nasl

Version: 1.12

Agent: unix

Published: 2005/03/25

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.8

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0814, CVE-2004-1333, CVE-2005-0003, CVE-2005-0209, CVE-2005-0210, CVE-2005-0384, CVE-2005-0449, CVE-2005-0504, CVE-2005-0529, CVE-2005-0530, CVE-2005-0532

CWE: 20, 119, 399