Fedora 15 : kernel-2.6.41.4-1.fc15 (2011-16621)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57076

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update from kernel 3.1.1 to 3.1.4 :

-
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.
1.4

-
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-
3.1.3

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

Additional changes :

- Fix virtualbox: use a different method to fake version
2.6.4X

- Partially fix reported stalls during heavy I/O

- Fix problems with udev probing Wacom bluetooth tablets

- Fix a Nouveau bug (#751753) reported against F16

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://mirrors.edge.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.1.3

https://mirrors.edge.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v3.x/ChangeLog-3.1.4

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=753236

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=753346

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=754907

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756053

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756054

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756057

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=756160

http://www.nessus.org/u?bd1ca769

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57076

File Name: fedora_2011-16621.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/12

Modified: 2018/12/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/11/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4110, CVE-2011-4131, CVE-2011-4132

BID: 50655, 50663, 50755

FEDORA: 2011-16621