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Fedora alert FEDORA-2010-11462 (kernel)

From:  updates@fedoraproject.org
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Subject:  [SECURITY] Fedora 13 Update: kernel-2.6.33.6-147.2.4.fc13
Date:  Tue, 03 Aug 2010 01:11:50 +0000
Message-ID:  <20100803011150.39F6F111B8D@bastion02.phx2.fedoraproject.org>
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-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Fedora Update Notification FEDORA-2010-11462 2010-07-27 01:38:04 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name : kernel Product : Fedora 13 Version : 2.6.33.6 Release : 147.2.4.fc13 URL : http://www.kernel.org/ Summary : The Linux kernel Description : The kernel package contains the Linux kernel (vmlinuz), the core of any Linux operating system. The kernel handles the basic functions of the operating system: memory allocation, process allocation, device input and output, etc. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Update Information: Security update plus some additional bug fixes. Also contains some fixes for systems with Intel graphics: - Fixes memory corruption when using hibernation (parially fixed in the previous kernel update.) - Fixes stability issues on some mobile graphics adapters (i945GM). -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ChangeLog: * Fri Jul 23 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-147.2.4 - inotify-fix-inotify-oneshot-support.patch, inotify-send-IN_UNMOUNT-events.patch: Fix broken oneshot support and missing umount events. (#607327) * Fri Jul 23 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-147.2.3 - drm-i915-add-reclaimable-to-page-allocations.patch: Additional fix for hibernation memory corruption bugs. - drm-intel-945gm-stability-fixes.patch: fix 945GM stability issues - drm-i915-make-G4X-style-PLL-search-more-permissive.patch (#572799) - drm-radeon-fix-shared-ddc-handling.patch (#593429) * Fri Jul 23 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-147.2.2 - kvm-mmu-fix-conflict-access-permissions-in-direct-sp.patch: Fix crash in guest Python programs (#610911) * Fri Jul 23 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-147.2.1 - cifs-fix-malicious-redirect-problem-in-the-dns-lookup-code.patch: Fix a malicious redirect problem in the DNS lookup code (CVE-2010-2524) * Tue Jul 6 2010 Jarod Wilson <jarod@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-147 - Really make hdpvr i2c IR part register this time, so something can actually be bound to it (like, say, lirc_zilog) * Tue Jul 6 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-146 - x86-debug-send-sigtrap-for-user-icebp.patch, x86-debug-clear-reserved-bits-of-dr6.patch (#609548) * Tue Jul 6 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-145 - ethtool-fix-buffer-overflow.patch: ethtool buffer overflow (CVE-2010-2478) * Tue Jul 6 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-144 - sched-fix-over-scheduling-bug.patch: fix scheduler bug with CGROUPS * Tue Jul 6 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-143 - Linux 2.6.33.6 * Fri Jul 2 2010 Ben Skeggs <bskeggs@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-142.rc1 - nouveau: fix connector ordering issues (rhbz#602492) * Fri Jul 2 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.6-141.rc1 - Linux 2.6.33.6-rc1 - Drop patches merged upstream: btrfs-should-add-permission-check-for-setfacl.patch (CVE-2010-2071) iwlwifi-reset-card-during-probe.patch iwlwifi-recalculate-average-tpt-if-not-current.patch keys-find-keyring-by-name-can-gain-access-to-the-freed-keyring.patch l2tp-fix-oops-in-pppol2tp_xmit.patch - Revert DRM patches we already have: drm-edid-fix-1024x768-85hz.patch drm-i915-fix-82854-pci-id-and-treat-it-like-other-85x.patch - Fix up usb-wwan-update.patch for upstream additions. * Fri Jul 2 2010 Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-140 - attempt to fix hibernate on Intel GPUs (kernel.org #13811) * Wed Jun 30 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> - Disable MRST here too. * Mon Jun 28 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-138 - ppc64: enable active memory sharing and DLPAR memory remove (#607175) * Mon Jun 28 2010 Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-137 - i915: fix edp panels betterer. * Fri Jun 25 2010 Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-136 - i915: fix edp on a number of notebooks (including whot's one) * Fri Jun 25 2010 Ben Skeggs <bskeggs@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-135 - nouveau: backport important fixes from upstream - Fixes unPOSTed detection + support nv4x multi-card (rhbz#607190) - Various VBIOS parser fixes (potential culprit for many suspend bugs) - Fixes memory detection on some GF8 IGPs, and boards with 4GiB VRAM - Corrects various problems in the behaviour of GF8 dual-link TMDS * Wed Jun 23 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-134 - l2tp: fix oops in pppol2tp_xmit (#607054) * Fri Jun 18 2010 Roland McGrath <roland@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-133 - make execshield respect PF_RANDOMIZE and ADDR_NO_RANDOMIZE (#220892) * Thu Jun 17 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> - make ghash-clmulni modular to get rid of early boot noise (rhbz#586954) (not a /fix/ but it should at least quiet boot down a bit if you have the cpu support) * Tue Jun 15 2010 John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-131 - iwlwifi: cancel scan watchdog in iwl_bg_abort_scan (#590436) * Mon Jun 14 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-129 - Add btrfs ACL fixes from CVE-2010-2071. * Sun Jun 13 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-128 - mac80211/iwlwifi fix connections to some APs (rhbz#558002) patches from sgruszka@. * Fri Jun 11 2010 Justin M. Forbes <jforbes@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-127 - Disable xsave for so that kernel will boot on ancient EC2 hosts. * Fri Jun 11 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-126 - ALSA: usbmixer - add possibility to remap dB values (rhbz#578131) * Fri Jun 11 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-124 - Drop writeback patches, they appear to be able to cause oopses. * Wed Jun 9 2010 John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - Disable rt20xx and rt35xx chipset support in rt2800 drivers (#570869) * Wed Jun 9 2010 David Woodhouse <David.Woodhouse@intel.com> - Include PHY modules in modules.networking (#602155) * Wed Jun 9 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-121 - doc_build_fail FAIL. * Wed Jun 9 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-120 - backport ntrig hid driver from git head. (rhbz#584593) * Mon Jun 7 2010 Matthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com> - linux-2.6-acpi-indirect_fan_control.patch: fix some ACPI fans (rh#531916) * Mon Jun 7 2010 Ben Skeggs <bskeggs@redhat.com> - nouveau: fix iommu errors on GeForce 8 and newer chipsets (rh#561267) * Thu Jun 3 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> - But keep it for kernel-headers... * Thu Jun 3 2010 Dave Jones <davej@redhat.com> - remove the 31bit s390 support again. * Tue Jun 1 2010 Jarod Wilson <jarod@redhat.com> - Wire up all s390{,x} bits to match RHEL6 kernel spec * Thu May 27 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-112 - CVE-2010-1437: keyrings: find_keyring_by_name() can gain the freed keyring * Thu May 27 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.5-111 - Linux 2.6.33.5 - Drop patches merged in -stable: iwlwifi_-check-for-aggregation-frame-and-queue.patch iwlwifi_-clear-all-the-stop_queue-flag-after-load-firmware.patch revert-ath9k_-fix-lockdep-warning-when-unloading-module.patch btrfs-check-for-read-permission-on-src-file-in-clone-ioctl.patch - Revert drm patch already in F-13: drm-i915-disable-fbc-on-915gm-and-945gm.patch - Apply DRM patches from -stable on top of F-13 DRM updates: drm-i915-use-pipe_control-instruction-on-ironlake-and-sandy-bridge.patch drm-i915-fix-non-ironlake-965-class-crashes.patch * Thu May 27 2010 Ben Skeggs <bskeggs@redhat.com> - drm-nouveau-updates.patch: add nv50 gpio fix (rh#582621) * Wed May 26 2010 Adam Jackson <ajax@redhat.com> - linux-2.6-cantiga-iommu-gfx.patch: Drop, redundant. - config-generic: Disable i830.ko, userspace will never load it. * Mon May 24 2010 John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - iwlwifi: recover_from_tx_stall (#589777) * Thu May 20 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.4-106 - Remove "PatchNNNN" entries for dropped patches. - More writeback fixes from block-2.6 tree (#593669) * Thu May 20 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> - kill some dead patches. * Wed May 19 2010 John W. Linville <linville@redhat.com> - iwlwifi: fix scan races - iwlwifi: fix internal scan race * Wed May 19 2010 Dave Airlie <airlied@redhat.com> - disable vmwgfx at request of vmware * Wed May 19 2010 Roland McGrath <roland@redhat.com> - x86: put assembly CFI in .debug_frame * Tue May 18 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> - btrfs: check for read permission on src file in the clone ioctl (rhbz#593226) * Mon May 17 2010 Matthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com> - thinkpad-acpi-fix-backlight.patch: Fix backlight control on some recent Thinkpads * Mon May 17 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> 2.6.33.4-97 - perf-mount-debugfs-automatically.patch (#570821) * Mon May 17 2010 Ben Skeggs <bskeggs@redhat.com> 2.6.33.4-96 - drm: fix edid modeline for 1024x768@85Hz (#582472) * Thu May 13 2010 Jarod Wilson <jarod@redhat.com> 2.6.33.4-95 - Enable support for kworld ub435-q and 340u usb atsc tuners * Thu May 13 2010 Peter Hutterer <peter.hutterer@redhat.com> - linux-2.6-input-clickpad-support.patch: add support for ClickPad touchpads (#590835) * Wed May 12 2010 Chuck Ebbert <cebbert@redhat.com> 2.6.33.4-93 - Linux 2.6.33.4 - Drop patches merged upstream: linux-2.6-pci-fixup-resume.patch linux-2.6-tun-orphan_an_skb_on_tx.patch libata-fix-accesses-at-LBA28-boundary.patch linux-2.6-creds_are_invalid-race.patch hugetlb-fix-infinite-loop-in-get-futex-key.patch reiserfs-fix-permissions-on-reiserfs-priv.patch ath9k-reorder-ieee80211_free_hw-behind-ath9k_uninit_.patch - Revert -stable DRM patches we already have: drm-i915-add-initial-bits-for-vga-modesetting-bringup-on-sandybridge.patch drm-i915-fix-tiling-limits-for-i915-class-hw-v2.patch - Fix up patches to apply on top of 2.6.33.4: linux-2.6-p54pci.patch vhost_net-rollup.patch * Wed May 12 2010 Roland McGrath <roland@redhat.com> - utrace update (#590954) * Mon May 10 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> - don't link binutils against perf. sigh. stupid gpl versions. * Mon May 10 2010 Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com> - reduce size of selinux poliy memory allocation (rhbz#590363) * Mon May 10 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> - crypto-aesni-kill-module_alias.patch: kill MODULE_ALIAS to prevent aesni-intel from autoloading. * Mon May 10 2010 Ben Skeggs <bskeggs@redhat.com> - add linux-2.6-input-hid-quirk-egalax.patch, missed from F-12, requested by Peter Hutterer. * Sun May 9 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> - fs-explicitly-pass-in-whether-sb-is-pinned-or-not.patch (rhbz#588930) * Sat May 8 2010 Kyle McMartin <kyle@redhat.com> - Link perf against libbfd.a for name-demangling support. (rhbz#590289) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- References: [ 1 ] Bug #612166 - CVE-2010-2524 kernel: dns_resolver upcall security issue https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=612166 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use su -c 'yum update kernel' at the command line. For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum", available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/. All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at https://fedoraproject.org/keys -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- _______________________________________________ package-announce mailing list package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/package-...


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