Fedora 17 : kernel-3.9.10-100.fc17 (2013-12990)

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to latest stable upstream release, Linux v3.9.10

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=977356

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=980995

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=981552

http://www.nessus.org/u?c2316bbf

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 68974

File Name: fedora_2013-12990.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/19/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: 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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/14/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1059, CVE-2013-2232, CVE-2013-2234

BID: 60874, 60893, 60922

FEDORA: 2013-12990