Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Fedora Local Security Checks >> Fedora Core 2 2004-247: kernel


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 2 2004-247: kernel

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the kernel package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2004-247 (kernel).

The kernel package contains the Linux kernel (vmlinuz), the core of any
Linux operating system. The kernel handles the basic functions
of the operating system: memory allocation, process allocation, device
input and output, etc.

Update Information:

This update kernel for Fedora Core 2 contains the security fixes as found by
Paul Starzetz from isec.pl. In addition this kernel contains a significant
number of bugfixes that are inherited from the newer kernel.org kernel this
release is based on.



Solution : http://www.fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA-2004-247.shtml
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Corsair Flash Voyager GS 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive
$93.52
Corsair  Flash Voyager GS 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive picturePatriot Memory Stellar Boost XT 32GB USB/OTG Flash Drive (PEF32GSTRXTOTG) - 32 G
$34.92
Patriot Memory Stellar Boost XT 32GB USB/OTG Flash Drive (PEF32GSTRXTOTG) - 32 G pictureApple - MacBook Pro® - 15" Display - Intel Core i7 - 16 GB Memory - 512GB Flash
$500.0
Apple - MacBook Pro® - 15Abahub USB Flash Drive 16GB, Metal Key Shaped Memory Stick, 16G Black
$14.89
Abahub USB Flash Drive 16GB, Metal Key Shaped Memory Stick, 16G Black picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.