Fedora 16 : kernel-3.4.9-2.fc16 (2012-12684)

low Nessus Plugin ID 61739
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Fixes CVE-2012-3520, and a number of bugfixes from the 3.4.10 stable queue

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://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=850688

http://www.nessus.org/u?d0079d28

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 61739

File Name: fedora_2012-12684.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/31/2012

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 1.9

Temporal Score: 1.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/25/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3520

BID: 55152

FEDORA: 2012-12684