Fedora 22 : kernel-4.4.8-200.fc22 (2016-373c063e79)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 90952

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

The 4.4.8 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree
---- The 4.4.7 update contains a number of 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=1323577

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1323956

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1324749

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1324782

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1328478

http://www.nessus.org/u?0804d578

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 90952

File Name: fedora_2016-373c063e79.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/05/09

Updated: 2019/04/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:kernel, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:22

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8839, CVE-2016-3672, CVE-2016-3951, CVE-2016-3955, CVE-2016-3961