Fedora 21 : kernel-3.19.7-200.fc21 (2015-7736)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 83387
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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


The 3.19.7 update contains an number of important fixes across the tree. The 3.19.6 stable update contains an number of fixes across the kernel 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.


Update the affected kernel package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83387

File Name: fedora_2015-7736.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/13/2015

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.2

Vector: AV:L/AC:H/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: 5/10/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3339, CVE-2015-3636

FEDORA: 2015-7736