Fedora Core 6 : kernel-2.6.19-1.2911.6.4.fc6 (2007-291)
High Nessus Plugin ID 24767
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdated to kernel 220.127.116.11 plus additional fixes :
CVE-2007-0772: Summary: The Linux kernel before 18.104.22.168 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.
Fixed broken SCSI CDROM IOCTLs. Added Xen, which was missing from 1.2911.6.3
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SolutionUpdate the affected packages.