Fedora Core 6 : kernel-2.6.20-1.2944.fc6 (2007-432)
High Nessus Plugin ID 25047
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdated to upstream linux kernel 18.104.22.168:
CVE-2007-1357: The atalk_sum_skb function in AppleTalk for Linux kernel 2.6.x before 2.6.21, and possibly 2.4.x, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via an AppleTalk frame that is shorter than the specified length, which triggers a BUG_ON call when an attempt is made to perform a checksum.
CVSS Severity: 3.3 (Low)
Plus additional fixes: Bugfix for ATI SB600 SATA Routing bugfix Libata LBA48 bugfix Update libata NCQ blacklist Libata request sense bugfix SCSI error handler fix
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.