Fedora 18 : kernel-3.9.11-200.fc18 (2013-13536)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 69028

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to latest upstream stable release, Linux v3.9.11. Various fixes across the tree. This is the last 3.9.y kernel before F18 will be rebased to 3.10.y.

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=984664

http://www.nessus.org/u?5ba45804

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69028

File Name: fedora_2013-13536.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/24/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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

Patch Publication Date: 7/24/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4125

FEDORA: 2013-13536