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Fedora alert FEDORA-2014-0696 (kernel)

From:  updates@fedoraproject.org
To:  package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org
Subject:  [SECURITY] Fedora 20 Update: kernel-3.12.7-300.fc20
Date:  Tue, 14 Jan 2014 08:38:18 +0000
Message-ID:  <20140114083818.E45AE211C5@bastion01.phx2.fedoraproject.org>

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Fedora Update Notification FEDORA-2014-0696 2014-01-12 03:54:38 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name : kernel Product : Fedora 20 Version : 3.12.7 Release : 300.fc20 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: The 3.12.7 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ChangeLog: * Fri Jan 10 2014 Justin M. Forbes <jforbes@fedoraproject.org - 3.12.7-300 - Linux v3.12.7 * Wed Jan 8 2014 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> - Backport support for ALPS Dolphin devices (rhbz 953211) - Enable BCMA_DRIVER_GPIO by turning on GPIOLIB everywhere (rhbz 1021098) * Mon Jan 6 2014 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> - Add support for BCM57786 devices to tg3 (rhbz 1044471) - Fix use after free crash in KVM (rhbz 1047892) - Fix oops in KVM with invalid root_hpa (rhbz 924916) - CVE-2013-4579: ath9k_htc improper MAC update (rhbz 1032753 1033072) * Sat Dec 28 2013 Peter Robinson <pbrobinson@fedoraproject.org> - Update am33xx (BeagleBone) cpsw patch to upstream version * Mon Dec 23 2013 Justin M. Forbes <jforbes@fedoraproject.org - 3.12.6-300 - Linux v3.12.6 * Fri Dec 20 2013 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> - Add patches to fix dummy gssd entry (rhbz 1037793) * Wed Dec 18 2013 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> - Fix nowatchdog-on-virt.patch to actually work in KVM guests * Tue Dec 17 2013 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> - 3.12.5-302 - Add patch to avoid using queued trim on M500 SSD (rhbz 1024002) * Mon Dec 16 2013 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> - Fix host lockup in bridge code when starting from virt guest (rhbz 1025770) * Fri Dec 13 2013 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> 3.12.5-301 - More keys fixes from upstream to fix keyctl_get_persisent crash (rhbz 1043033) * Fri Dec 13 2013 Justin M. Forbes <jforbes@fedoraproject.org - 3.12.5-300 - Linux v3.12.5 rebase * Thu Dec 12 2013 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> - CVE-2013-4587 kvm: out-of-bounds access (rhbz 1030986 1042071) - CVE-2013-6376 kvm: BUG_ON in apic_cluster_id (rhbz 1033106 1042099) - CVE-2013-6368 kvm: cross page vapic_addr access (rhbz 1032210 1042090) - CVE-2013-6367 kvm: division by 0 in apic_get_tmcct (rhbz 1032207 1042081) * Wed Dec 11 2013 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> - Add patches to support ETPS/2 Elantech touchpads (rhbz 1030802) * Tue Dec 10 2013 Josh Boyer <jwboyer@fedoraproject.org> - CVE-2013-XXXX net: memory leak in recvmsg (rhbz 1039845 1039874) * Fri Dec 6 2013 Peter Robinson <pbrobinson@fedoraproject.org> - Fix up ARM usb gadget config to make it useful -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- References: [ 1 ] Bug #1032753 - CVE-2013-4579 kernel: ath9k_htc driver improperly updates MAC https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1032753 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 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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