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RHSA-2011:1065: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7 kernel security and bug fix update

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RHSA-2011:1065: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7 kernel security and bug fix update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
02/01/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/01/2012
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:These updated kernel packages include a number of bug fixes andenhancements. Space precludes documenting all of these changes in thisadvisory. Refer to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7 Technical Notes forinformation about the most significant bug fixes and enhancements includedin this update:https://docs.redhat.com/docs/en-US/Red_Hat_Enterprise_Linux/5/html/5.7_Technical_Notes/kernel.html#RHSA-2011-1065All Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 users are advised to install these updatedpackages, which 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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