Fedora 17 : kernel-3.8.4-102.fc17 (2013-4357)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 65759

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to latest upstream stable release, 3.8.4. Fixes across the entire tree.

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=917012

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=917013

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=917017

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=923652

http://www.nessus.org/u?d1cb9687

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65759

File Name: fedora_2013-4357.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/04/01

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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: 2013/03/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1796, CVE-2013-1797, CVE-2013-1798, CVE-2013-2634, CVE-2013-2635, CVE-2013-2636

BID: 58597, 58604, 58605, 58607

FEDORA: 2013-4357