Fedora 23 : kernel-4.3.4-300.fc23 (2016-2f25d12c51)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 89507

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to latest upstream stable release, Linux v4.3.4. Fixes for Elan touchpads.

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=1296253

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1297813

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1300731

http://www.nessus.org/u?8d44ecb9

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 89507

File Name: fedora_2016-2f25d12c51.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/03/04

Updated: 2016/10/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:23

Patch Publication Date: 2016/01/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4312, CVE-2015-8787, CVE-2016-0723