Fedora 12 : kernel-2.6.32.14-127.fc12 (2010-9209)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 47526

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to kernel 2.6.32.14:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.13 http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.14 Multiple iwlwifi bugfixes from Fedora 13. Fix thinkpad backlight controls.

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.

Solution

Update the affected kernel package.

See Also

http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.13

http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.32.14

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=585094

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=593226

http://www.nessus.org/u?34f790aa

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 47526

File Name: fedora_2010-9209.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2018/07/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSSv2

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/05/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1437, CVE-2010-1636

BID: 37277, 37521, 39344, 39719, 40241

FEDORA: 2010-9209