Fedora 9 : kernel-188.8.131.52-78.2.8.fc9 (2009-0816)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 35464
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionUpdate to kernel 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 http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-22.214.171.124 Includes security fixes: CVE-2009-0029 Linux Kernel insecure 64 bit system call argument passing CVE-2009-0065 kernel: sctp: memory overflow when FWD-TSN chunk is received with bad stream ID Also fixes bug 478299, reported against Fedora 10: AVC denials on kernel 126.96.36.199-159.fc10.x86_64 Reverts ALSA driver to the version that is upstream in kernel 2.6.27. This should fix lack of audio on headphone outputs for some notebooks.
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SolutionUpdate the affected kernel package.