Fedora 21 : kernel-3.19.2-201.fc21 (2015-4457)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 82311

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 3.19.2 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.1205244

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=1204722

http://www.nessus.org/u?2e5eac86

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82311

File Name: fedora_2015-4457.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/03/30

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/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: 2015/03/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2666

FEDORA: 2015-4457