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RHSA-2004-549: kernel Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the kernel packages
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Updated kernel packages that fix several security issues in Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 3 are now available.
The Linux kernel handles the basic functions of the operating system.
This update includes fixes for several security issues.
All Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 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-2004-549.html
Threat Level: High
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