Fedora 23 : kernel-4.2.3-300.fc23 (2015-43145298f4)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 89222
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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


The 4.2.3 stable kernel update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. kernel-4.2.3-300.fc23 - Linux v4.2.3 - Netdev fix race in resq_queue_unlink

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: 89222

File Name: fedora_2015-43145298f4.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/4/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.9

Vector: 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:23

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

Patch Publication Date: 10/9/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-2925, CVE-2015-7613