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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 3 2005-905: 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-2005-905 (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.


* Wed Sep 14 2005 Dave Jones [2.6.12-1.1378_FC3]
- Fixes for CVE-2005-2490 and CVE-2005-2492

* Mon Sep 5 2005 Dave Jones
- Fix aic7xxx issue with >4GB. (#167049)

* Fri Sep 2 2005 Dave Jones [2.6.12-1.1377_FC3]
- Various post 2.6.13 ACPI updates. (20050902)

* Mon Aug 29 2005 Dave Jones
- Fix local builds when '-' is in the hostname.
- Update ALPS driver to 2.6.13 level




Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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