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RHSA-2010:0839: kernel security and bug fix update

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RHSA-2010:0839: kernel security and bug fix update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
12/06/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/06/2010
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 Tavis Ormandy for reporting CVE-2010-3066,CVE-2010-3086, and CVE-2010-3067, and Dan Rosenberg for reportingCVE-2010-3078.This update also fixes several bugs. Documentation for these bug fixes willbe available shortly from the Technical Notes document linked to in theReferences section.Users 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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