Fedora 9 : kernel-18.104.22.168-18.fc9 (2008-3949)
High Nessus Plugin ID 32346
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdate to Linux kernel verion 22.214.171.124, 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-184.108.40.206 http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-220.127.116.11 http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-18.104.22.168 Security fixes: CVE-2008-1669 (22.214.171.124) - SMP ordering hole in fcntl_setlk() CVE-2008-2136 (126.96.36.199) - SIT exploitable remote memory leak CVE-2008-1375, CVE-2008-1675 were fixed in 2.6.25-12.fc9 and are available in GA version of kernel package shipped in Fedora 9. Bugs fixed: CIFS: fix slashes in path names to have proper format (#443681)
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SolutionUpdate the affected kernel package.