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RHSA-2010:0504: kernel security and bug fix update

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RHSA-2010:0504: kernel security and bug fix update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
04/06/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/16/2010
Modified
06/21/2018

Description

The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linuxoperating system.This update fixes the following security issues:Red Hat would like to thank Jukka Taimisto and Olli Jarva of CodenomiconLtd, Nokia Siemens Networks, and Wind River on behalf of their customer,for responsibly reporting CVE-2010-1173; Mario Mikocevic for responsiblyreporting CVE-2010-1436; and Dan Rosenberg for responsibly reportingCVE-2010-1641.This update also fixes several bugs. Documentation for these bug fixes willbe available shortly fromhttp://www.redhat.com/docs/en-US/errata/RHSA-2010-0504/Kernel_Security_Update/index.htmlUsers should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain backportedpatches to correct these issues. The system must be rebooted for thisupdate to take effect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-kernel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debug
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debug-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-doc
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-headers
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-kdump
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-kdump-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-pae
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-pae-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-xen
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-xen-devel

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