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RHSA-2012:0150: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8 kernel update

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RHSA-2012:0150: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8 kernel update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
04/04/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/21/2012
Modified
06/21/2018

Description

The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linuxoperating system.This update fixes the following security issue:Red Hat would like to thank Nelson Elhage for reporting this issue.These updated kernel packages include a number of bug fixes andenhancements. Space precludes documenting all of these changes in thisadvisory. Users are directed to the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8 TechnicalNotes, linked to in the References, for information on the most significantof these changes.All Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 users are advised to install these updatedpackages, which correct these issues and add these enhancements. The systemmust be rebooted for this update to take effect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-kernel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debug
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debug-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debug-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-debuginfo-common
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-doc
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-headers
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-kdump
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-kdump-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-kdump-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-pae
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-pae-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-pae-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-xen
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-xen-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-kernel-xen-devel

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