Fedora 12 : kernel- (2010-11412)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 48228

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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Security update plus some additional bug fixes. Fixes backported from Fedora 13: - Fixes inotify IN_ONESHOT support and restores proper inotify reporting of filesystem unmount events. - Stability fix for mobile Intel graphics adapters (i945GM). - Fixes memory corruption when using hibernation on machines with Intel graphics. - Adds code to disable PCIe ASPM support on systems that don't support it properly.
(Some users may still need to use the option 'pcie_aspm=off' to fix problems with certain PCI Express cards.)

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Update the affected kernel package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 48228

File Name: fedora_2010-11412.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/08/03

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/07/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2066, CVE-2010-2524

BID: 41466, 41904

FEDORA: 2010-11412