Fedora 19 : kernel-3.14.17-100.fc19 (2014-9449)

high Nessus Plugin ID 77269


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


The 3.14.17 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. Fix CVE-2014-5206, CVE-2014-5207: ro bind mount bypass with namespaces The 3.14.16 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.


Update the affected kernel package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77269

File Name: fedora_2014-9449.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 8/20/2014

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:19

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: 8/15/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-5206, CVE-2014-5207

BID: 69214, 69216

FEDORA: 2014-9449