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 >> Red Hat Local Security Checks >> RHSA-2004-505: kernel


Vulnerability Assessment Details

RHSA-2004-505: kernel

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the kernel packages

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment


Updated kernel packages are now available as part of ongoing
support and maintenance of Red Hat Enterprise Linux version
2.1. This is the sixth regular update.

The Linux kernel handles the basic functions of the operating
system.

This is the sixth regular kernel update to Red Hat Enterprise Linux version
2.1. It updates a number of device drivers, and adds much improved SATA
support.

This update includes fixes for several security issues.


All Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 users are advised to upgrade their kernels
to the packages associated with their machine architectures and
configurations as listed in this erratum.


Solution : http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2004-505.html
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

Cables, Connectors

Apple A1181 MacBook 13.3" Laptop with Intel Core 2 Duo 1GB RAM 120GB HD
$60.0
Apple A1181 MacBook 13.3HP ProBook 455 G3 14" AMD A8-7410 2.20GHz 8GB RAM 500GB HDD
$299.99
HP ProBook 455 G3 14Corsair CMD16GX4M2B3000C15 8GB SDRAM-DDR4 Memory - 2 Pieces
$130.0
Corsair CMD16GX4M2B3000C15 8GB SDRAM-DDR4 Memory - 2 Pieces pictureApple Mac mini A1347 - MD387LL/A October 2012 1 TB HD 10 GB RAM 2.5 GHz Core i5
$300.0
Apple Mac mini A1347 - MD387LL/A October 2012 1 TB HD 10 GB RAM 2.5 GHz Core i5 picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.