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SuSE 8.1 security update for kernel

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SuSE 8.1 security update for kernel

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/01/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
11/18/2015

Description

The system is missing one or more SuSE security patches. This updates fixes following security issues: - A kNFSD security problem. SUSE #43603 An attacker with write access to an NFS share could crash the machine. Additionaly it fixes and addresses the following bugs: All architectures: - Fixed a kiovec free Oops with LVM snapshotting. #33482,#44065 - Fix race condition in sg.c I/O completion. #42678 - Use asynchronous keventd to avoid async IO deadlock. #43220,#43761 - Fixed several scsi scan issues, especially ghost luns. #39279 - Fixed NFSD exiting on TCP recvfrom errors. #45132 - On encountering I/O errors on write, make sure we return -EIO. #43622 - Prevent kernel oops in ip6t_LOG (with ipv6 firewalling enabled). #44213 - - New drbd module, version 0.6.13, fixes data corruption if secondary node fails during sync. #42885 - Build drbd module correctly on x86_64. #43582

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