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RHSA-2011:0498: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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RHSA-2011:0498: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
07/18/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/18/2011
Modified
06/21/2018

Description

The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linuxoperating system.Security fixes:Red Hat would like to thank Vegard Nossum for reporting CVE-2010-4250;Vasiliy Kulikov for reporting CVE-2011-1079, CVE-2011-1019, andCVE-2011-1080; Dan Rosenberg for reporting CVE-2010-4565 and CVE-2011-0711;Rafael Dominguez Vega for reporting CVE-2011-0712; and Kees Cook forreporting CVE-2011-0726.This update also fixes various bugs and adds an enhancement. Documentationfor these changes will be available shortly from the Technical Notesdocument linked to in the References section.Users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain backportedpatches to resolve these issues, and fix the bugs and add the enhancementnoted in the Technical Notes. The system must be rebooted for this updateto take effect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-kernel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-bootwrapper
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debug
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debug-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debug-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo-common-i686
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo-common-ppc64
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo-common-s390x
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo-common-x86_64
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-doc
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-firmware
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-headers
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-kdump
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-kdump-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-kdump-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-perf

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