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Secunia Security Advisory 45751

Secunia Security Advisory 45751
Posted Aug 23, 2011
Authored by Secunia | Site secunia.com

Secunia Security Advisory - Fedora has issued an update for the kernel. This fixes a weakness and multiple vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) and to potentially gain escalated privileges and by malicious people to potentially compromise a vulnerable system.

tags | advisory, denial of service, kernel, local, vulnerability
systems | linux, fedora
SHA-256 | 199a8a76ad2cd0377015660813f44984544fa63056cd65074c9d2526464b3620

Secunia Security Advisory 45751

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TITLE:
Fedora update for kernel

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID:
SA45751

VERIFY ADVISORY:
Secunia.com
http://secunia.com/advisories/45751/
Customer Area (Credentials Required)
https://ca.secunia.com/?page=viewadvisory&vuln_id=45751

RELEASE DATE:
2011-08-24

DISCUSS ADVISORY:
http://secunia.com/advisories/45751/#comments

AVAILABLE ON SITE AND IN CUSTOMER AREA:
* Last Update
* Popularity
* Comments
* Criticality Level
* Impact
* Where
* Solution Status
* Operating System / Software
* CVE Reference(s)

http://secunia.com/advisories/45751/

ONLY AVAILABLE IN CUSTOMER AREA:
* Authentication Level
* Report Reliability
* Secunia PoC
* Secunia Analysis
* Systems Affected
* Approve Distribution
* Remediation Status
* Secunia CVSS Score
* CVSS

https://ca.secunia.com/?page=viewadvisory&vuln_id=45751

ONLY AVAILABLE WITH SECUNIA CSI AND SECUNIA PSI:
* AUTOMATED SCANNING

http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal/
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/corporate/wsus_sccm_3rd_third_party_patching/

DESCRIPTION:
Fedora has issued an update for the kernel. This fixes a weakness and
multiple vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious, local
users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) and to potentially gain
escalated privileges and by malicious people to potentially
compromise a vulnerable system.

For more information:
SA44220
SA45193
SA45489
SA44754

SOLUTION:
Apply updated packages via the yum utility ("yum update kernel").

ORIGINAL ADVISORY:
FEDORA-2011-11103:
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-August/064393.html

OTHER REFERENCES:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

DEEP LINKS:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

EXTENDED DESCRIPTION:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

EXTENDED SOLUTION:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

EXPLOIT:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

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About:
This Advisory was delivered by Secunia as a free service to help
private users keeping their systems up to date against the latest
vulnerabilities.

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Definitions: (Criticality, Where etc.)
http://secunia.com/advisories/about_secunia_advisories/


Please Note:
Secunia recommends that you verify all advisories you receive by
clicking the link.
Secunia NEVER sends attached files with advisories.
Secunia does not advise people to install third party patches, only
use those supplied by the vendor.

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