Fedora 21 : kernel-3.18.5-201.fc21 (2015-1657)

High Nessus Plugin ID 81192

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

This update should fix the adjtimex issues seen on 32bit systems with 3.18.5-200 The 3.18.5 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. The 3.18.4 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=1183744

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1186448

http://www.nessus.org/u?b1f0bccc

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 81192

File Name: fedora_2015-1657.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/02/06

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:21

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/02/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0239, CVE-2015-1465

FEDORA: 2015-1657