Fedora 19 : kernel-3.14.23-100.fc19 (2014-14068)

High Nessus Plugin ID 79258

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 3.14.23 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. Various security fixes for KVM and SCTP

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=1144825

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1144878

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1144883

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1147850

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1153322

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1155731

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1155745

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1156518

http://www.nessus.org/u?a91eaf31

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 79258

File Name: fedora_2014-14068.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/11/17

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3610, CVE-2014-3611, CVE-2014-3646, CVE-2014-3673, CVE-2014-3687, CVE-2014-3688, CVE-2014-3690, CVE-2014-8369

FEDORA: 2014-14068