Fedora Core 5 : kernel-2.6.19-1.2288.2.1.fc5 (2007-277)
High Nessus Plugin ID 24766
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdated to kernel 22.214.171.124-rc1 plus additional fixes :
126.96.36.199-rc1: 4 V4L fixes 3 usbaudio fixes 3 wireless driver fixes 2 IDE driver cable detection fixes NFS bugfix various other fixes
CVE-2007-0772: Summary: The Linux kernel before 188.8.131.52 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (oops) via a crafted NFSACL 2 ACCESS request that triggers a free of an incorrect pointer.
CVE-2006-5753: Summary: Unspecified vulnerability in the listxattr system call in Linux kernel, when a 'bad inode' is present, allows local users to cause a denial of service (data corruption) and possibly gain privileges via unknown vectors.
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.