Fedora 18 : kernel-3.6.7-5.fc18 (2012-18740)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 63055
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionFixes CVE-2012-4461 and adds support for two rebranded BCM20702A0 bluetooth adapters. Also adds 1/2 of the fix for bug 859485. Latest upstream stable release v3.6.7. As usual, fixes across the tree. In addition to the listed bugs, this also fixes :
- correct module signatures on PAE and -debug/PAEdebug kernel flavours
- external module builds with module signing
- vanilla kernel builds
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SolutionUpdate the affected kernel package.