Fedora 21 : kernel-4.1.4-100.fc21 (2015-12917)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 85364

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VPR Score: 3.4

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to latest upstream stable release, Linux v4.1.4. 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=1249011

http://www.nessus.org/u?35207629

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 85364

File Name: fedora_2015-12917.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/08/13

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 3.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

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

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: 2015/08/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5697

FEDORA: 2015-12917