Fedora 23 : kernel (2016-80edb9d511)

high Nessus Plugin ID 92121

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Update to the latest upstream stable release, Linux v4.5.7.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
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://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-80edb9d511

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92121

File Name: fedora_2016-80edb9d511.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/14/2016

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

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: 6/17/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/27/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5243, CVE-2016-5244