Fedora 20 : kernel-3.16.6-200.fc20 (2014-13045)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 78574

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 3.16.6 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=1151095

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1151108

http://www.nessus.org/u?5c7dfaaf

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 78574

File Name: fedora_2014-13045.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/20/2014

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/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: 10/17/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-7970, CVE-2014-7975

BID: 70314, 70319

FEDORA: 2014-13045