Fedora 20 : kernel-3.15.4-200.fc20 (2014-8171)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76468

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 3.15.4 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=1115767

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1115927

http://www.nessus.org/u?9ab6dbb1

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76468

File Name: fedora_2014-8171.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/07/11

Updated: 2018/12/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:20

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/07/09

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4699, CVE-2014-4715

BID: 68349, 68411

FEDORA: 2014-8171