Fedora 18 : kernel-3.11.7-100.fc18 (2013-20748)

High Nessus Plugin ID 70862

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 3.11.7 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree Various bug and CVE fixes The 3.11.6 stable update contains a number of fixes across the tree. The 3.11.5 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the 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=1007939

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1023477

http://www.nessus.org/u?bfbccc20

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 70862

File Name: fedora_2013-20748.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/11/13

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2013/11/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4348, CVE-2013-4470

FEDORA: 2013-20748