Fedora 24 : kernel (2016-db4b75b352) (Dirty COW)
High Nessus Plugin ID 94213
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThe 4.7.9 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. In particular, it includes a fix for CVE-2016-5195.
The 4.7.8 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 update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected kernel package.