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RHSA-2011:1350: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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RHSA-2011:1350: kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/09/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/12/2011
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 Vasiliy Kulikov of Openwall for reportingCVE-2011-1745, CVE-2011-2022, CVE-2011-1746, and CVE-2011-2484; the UbuntuSecurity Team for reporting CVE-2011-1833; Robert Swiecki for reportingCVE-2011-2496; Li Yu for reporting CVE-2011-2521; Brent Meshier forreporting CVE-2011-2723; and Peter Huewe for reporting CVE-2011-1160. TheUbuntu Security Team acknowledges Vasiliy Kulikov of Openwall and DanRosenberg as the original reporters of CVE-2011-1833.This update also fixes various bugs and adds one 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 correct 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
  • redhat-upgrade-perf-debuginfo

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