Fedora 8 : kernel-184.108.40.206-107.fc8 (2008-0748)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 30072
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdate to Linux kernel 220.127.116.11:
CVE-2008-0001: Use access mode instead of open flags to determine needed permissions.
Additional fixes: Enable CONFIG_NL80211. Wireless driver updates.
Firewire updates. LIRC updates.
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SolutionUpdate the affected packages.