Fedora Core 6 : kernel-2.6.18-1.2868.fc6 (2006-1471)
High Nessus Plugin ID 24077
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update rebases to 18.104.22.168rc2, which fixes the following security bugs :
bridge: fix possible overflow in get_fdb_entries (CVE-2006-5751)
Bluetooth: Add packet size checks for CAPI messages (CVE-2006-6106)
In addition, a number of non-security related bugs have been fixed.
Complete changelogs are available at
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-22.214.171.124 http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-126.96.36.199 http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-188.8.131.52
Additional Fedora specific changes detailed below.
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.