|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Update for kernel RHSA-2011:0329-01|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'kernel'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'kernel'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux
This update fixes the following security issue:
* A use-after-free flaw was found in the Linux kernel's RPC server sockets
implementation. A remote attacker could use this flaw to trigger a denial
of service by sending a corrupted packet to a target system.
Red Hat would like to thank Adam Prince for reporting this issue.
Users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a backported
patch to correct this issue. The system must be rebooted for this update to
kernel on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)
Please Install the Updated Packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-0714|
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2011:0329
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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