Fedora 20 : kernel-3.19.3-100.fc20 (2015-5024)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 82630
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Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 3.19.3 rebase contains improved hardware support, a number of new features, and many 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=1181166

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1195355

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1196266

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1204722

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1204729

http://www.nessus.org/u?52d64341

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 82630

File Name: fedora_2015-5024.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/8/2015

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/30/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8159, CVE-2015-2042, CVE-2015-2150, CVE-2015-2666, CVE-2015-2672

FEDORA: 2015-5024