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RHSA-2010:0719: kernel security update

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RHSA-2010:0719: kernel security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/24/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/14/2010
Modified
08/13/2020

Description

The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linuxoperating system.This update fixes the following security issue:Red Hat would like to thank Ben Hawkes for reporting this issue.Refer to Knowledgebase article DOC-40265 for further details:https://access.redhat.com/kb/docs/DOC-40265Users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a backportedpatch to correct this issue. The system must be rebooted for this update totake effect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-kernel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-doc
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-hugemem
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-hugemem-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-largesmp
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-largesmp-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-smp
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-smp-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-xenu
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-xenu-devel

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