Fedora 16 : kernel-3.1.2-1.fc16 (2011-16237)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 56941

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to kernel 3.1.2:
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.1.2

Additional changes :

- Partially fix reported stalls during heavy I/O

- Fix problems with udev probing Wacom bluetooth tablets

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

https://mirrors.edge.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.1.2

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=751165

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=753645

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=753776

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=754214

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756169

http://www.nessus.org/u?fcd14700

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 56941

File Name: fedora_2011-16237.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/11/26

Modified: 2018/12/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/11/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4110

BID: 50755

FEDORA: 2011-16237