Fedora 20 : kernel-3.16.2-201.fc20 (2014-11031)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 77767
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

kernel-3.16.2-201 fixes CVE-2014-3186, CVE-2014-3181, and CVE-2014-3631.

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=1141173

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1141407

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1141809

http://www.nessus.org/u?020bc348

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77767

File Name: fedora_2014-11031.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/22/2014

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 6

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

Temporal Vector: E:ND/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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/19/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3181, CVE-2014-3186, CVE-2014-6410

BID: 69763, 69779, 69799

FEDORA: 2014-11031