ELSA-2011-1212

ELSA-2011-1212 - kernel security and bug fix update

Type:SECURITY
Severity:IMPORTANT
Release Date:2011-09-07

Description



[2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5]
- [fs] nfs: Fix __put_nfs_open_context() NULL pointer panic (Joe Jin) [orabug 12687646]
- [scsi] fix scsi hotplug and rescan race [orabug 10260172]
- fix filp_close() race (Joe Jin) [orabug 10335998]
- fix missing aio_complete() in end_io (Joel Becker) [orabug 10365195]
- make xenkbd.abs_pointer=1 by default [orabug 67188919]
- [xen] check to see if hypervisor supports memory reservation change
(Chuck Anderson) [orabug 7556514]
- [net] Enable entropy for bnx2,bnx2x,e1000e,igb,ixgb,ixgbe,ixgbevf (John Sobecki)
[orabug 10315433]
- [NET] Add xen pv netconsole support (Tina Yang) [orabug 6993043] [bz 7258]
- [mm] shrink_zone patch (John Sobecki,Chris Mason) [orabug 6086839]
- fix aacraid not to reset during kexec (Joe Jin) [orabug 8516042]
- [rds] Patch rds to 1.4.2-20 (Andy Grover) [orabug 9471572, 9344105]
RDS: Fix BUG_ONs to not fire when in a tasklet
ipoib: Fix lockup of the tx queue
RDS: Do not call set_page_dirty() with irqs off (Sherman Pun)
RDS: Properly unmap when getting a remote access error (Tina Yang)
RDS: Fix locking in rds_send_drop_to()
- [xen] PVHVM guest with PoD crashes under memory pressure (Chuck Anderson)
[orabug 9107465]
- [xen] PV guest with FC HBA hangs during shutdown (Chuck Anderson)
[orabug 9764220]
- Support 256GB+ memory for pv guest (Mukesh Rathor) [orabug 9450615]
- fix overcommit memory to use percpu_counter for el5 (KOSAKI Motohiro,
Guru Anbalagane) [orabug 6124033]
- [ipmi] make configurable timeouts for kcs of ipmi [orabug 9752208]
- [ib] fix memory corruption (Andy Grover) [orabug 9972346]
- [aio] patch removes limit on number of retries (Srinivas Eeda) [orabug 10044782]
- [loop] Do not call loop_unplug for not configured loop device (orabug 10314497)

[2.6.18-274.3.1.el5]
- [xen] fix off-by-one shift in x86_64 __addr_ok (Laszlo Ersek) [728043 719850] {CVE-2011-2901}

[2.6.18-274.2.1.el5]
- Fix up some fallout from RHEL5.7 kernel package structure changes

[2.6.18-274.1.1.el5]
- [net] sctp: fix memory reclaim and panic in sctp_sock_rfree (Thomas Graf) [714869 714867]
- [x86_64] Revert ACPI APIC mode test (Prarit Bhargava) [728163 721361]
- [net] sctp: reset packet information after packet transmit (Thomas Graf) [727592 725573]
- [fs] block: initialise bd_super in bdget (Lachlan McIlroy) [726628 707425]
- [fs] nfs: Remove bogus call to nfs4_drop_state_owner (Jeff Layton) [726625 724923]
- [net] be2net: clear interrupt bit in be_probe (Ivan Vecera) [723552 713703]
- [net] be2net: remove certain cmd failure logging (Ivan Vecera) [726619 716821]
- [wireless] nl80211: check for valid SSID size in scan operation (Stanislaw Gruszka) [718154 718155] {CVE-2011-2517}
- [fs] xfs: handle NULL mount struct in error reports (Eric Sandeen) [727835 720551]
- [fs] proc: restrict access to /proc/PID/io (Oleg Nesterov) [716827 716828] {CVE-2011-2495}
- [fs] lockd: don't use file's credentials on RPCSEC_GSS mounts (Max Matveev) [722855 701574]
- [fs] xfs: add a missing mutex_unlock to a dio error path (Jeff Moyer) [727590 718232]
- [net] sunrpc: Don't hang forever on NLM unlock requests (Jeff Layton) [709546 709547] {CVE-2011-2491}
- [xen] x86_emulate: Fix SAHF emulation (Igor Mammedov) [718883 718884]
- [xen] Fix x86_emulate handling of imul with immediate operands (Igor Mammedov) [712885 700565]
- [fs] Fix wrongly vfree'ing a kmalloc'ed area (Larry Woodman) [721300 719495]
- [fs] dlm: bump default hash table and maximum allocatable sizes (Bryn M. Reeves) [719930 715603]
- [net] tipc: Overhaul of socket locking logic (Max Matveev) [719746 704192]


Related CVEs


CVE-2011-2482
CVE-2011-2491
CVE-2011-2495
CVE-2011-2517
CVE-2011-2519
CVE-2011-2901

Updated Packages


Release/ArchitectureFilenameMD5sumSuperseded By Advisory
Oracle Linux 5 (i386) kernel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.src.rpm672c8a6405257db7872cb786315e65c0ELSA-2017-1482-1
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-1.4.8-2.el5.src.rpm047ed9621b13d83d1bdda2e9995730bb-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-2.0.5-1.el5.src.rpm857a0982f43d5d840c7cf4bd43ee2c62-
kernel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.i686.rpm445e0c9e896e2ce6a7a57efd3a3eac8dELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-PAE-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.i686.rpm274ce1b36c8315608617bc20c90d3c1dELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-PAE-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.i686.rpm9d5720d9215b8e9da59ea5a696e2587eELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-debug-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.i686.rpm074cfe3ac33e36caabbd673e31801a55ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-debug-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.i686.rpmf5a77a9f06ba6778b06b286c56f6cf7eELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.i686.rpmc48416bab2b4bd147d1e4791b6ea3825ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-doc-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.noarch.rpm772615cb6cfbfd50e6c437c2e6dff9d0ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-headers-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.i386.rpmb5acda9c2c118908077ba57eb372a6fdELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-xen-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.i686.rpmbc46ff03cc2a02e064e174bd08745e9fELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-xen-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.i686.rpm6efebd953f5d5b1dcf572bb91d50e90fELSA-2017-1482-1
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-1.4.8-2.el5.i686.rpmacd8dfe792abf99f13b0908f42de408c-
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5PAE-1.4.8-2.el5.i686.rpmf02e489617bd504bed5226c209fd4794-
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5debug-1.4.8-2.el5.i686.rpma6a854dae4b102984011439de5764020-
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5xen-1.4.8-2.el5.i686.rpmf8045a2923348b46e6404cef4ef5f6cb-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-2.0.5-1.el5.i686.rpm6f78bad40f4925d41a6c7012e9f113df-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5PAE-2.0.5-1.el5.i686.rpm818a4268f9233bfab5e72132da949e49-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5debug-2.0.5-1.el5.i686.rpmb01a2cb82b2f12c9178ebcba952f989c-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5xen-2.0.5-1.el5.i686.rpmc306953c58f89dff73ab41b6d5921d7b-
Oracle Linux 5 (ia64) kernel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.src.rpm672c8a6405257db7872cb786315e65c0ELSA-2017-1482-1
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-1.4.8-2.el5.src.rpm047ed9621b13d83d1bdda2e9995730bb-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-2.0.5-1.el5.src.rpm857a0982f43d5d840c7cf4bd43ee2c62-
kernel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.ia64.rpme2eafac4df7d4667c40387a6ca92c0c1ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-debug-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.ia64.rpm940c72971ac9d2796a933bfc02e82e6bELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-debug-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.ia64.rpm6f50cc7a753ef4691a581d7267cd4522ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.ia64.rpm6a02ede96149ea1b59426b6621ffa501ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-doc-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.noarch.rpm772615cb6cfbfd50e6c437c2e6dff9d0ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-headers-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.ia64.rpmc5ac2e1aae9f0db968b6de2dc469327fELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-xen-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.ia64.rpm67872db8bcea86026ac7aba425523289ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-xen-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.ia64.rpmaec5f81fd011b9c71390300dbd0dde86ELSA-2017-1482-1
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-1.4.8-2.el5.ia64.rpm40f06bff41a3c97dc9201293732f70b9-
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5debug-1.4.8-2.el5.ia64.rpm742f262a034c9c60df5af6f787379ffe-
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5xen-1.4.8-2.el5.ia64.rpm84a6b19da78a844ac37dc7ec4efe2af6-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-2.0.5-1.el5.ia64.rpm740206bb5bb4f359c94cf5194460997a-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5debug-2.0.5-1.el5.ia64.rpm66206c66c7bcf4b442af289ab5314a21-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5xen-2.0.5-1.el5.ia64.rpma49212a8f1e8abcaa79fd31dcde730ce-
Oracle Linux 5 (x86_64) kernel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.src.rpm672c8a6405257db7872cb786315e65c0ELSA-2017-1482-1
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-1.4.8-2.el5.src.rpm047ed9621b13d83d1bdda2e9995730bb-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-2.0.5-1.el5.src.rpm857a0982f43d5d840c7cf4bd43ee2c62-
kernel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.x86_64.rpmb45b7ce826f54a72232ea6f07f169873ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-debug-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.x86_64.rpmbfbe408d0905d8380296d0c743094041ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-debug-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.x86_64.rpm4687bd32be22edb33b1546c060f071adELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.x86_64.rpme7193c92baf629c74d71d21d0d81ad1fELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-doc-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.noarch.rpm772615cb6cfbfd50e6c437c2e6dff9d0ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-headers-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.x86_64.rpme13a3658ceaf0729c9396f2543be7316ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-xen-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.x86_64.rpm5705e04e2a94b882cffa73a7c8666a04ELSA-2017-1482-1
kernel-xen-devel-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5.x86_64.rpmbc66896a7af2a190f72e99a09f8e2096ELSA-2017-1482-1
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-1.4.8-2.el5.x86_64.rpm29de44ec4cc95eb6d011442237832b05-
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5debug-1.4.8-2.el5.x86_64.rpm770f3b6fad3ba852e7cd821e65dbfe34-
ocfs2-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5xen-1.4.8-2.el5.x86_64.rpm324a5618c400d7b7087576da761a483d-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5-2.0.5-1.el5.x86_64.rpm6ca83ac04204957f3e49ea14e561e656-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5debug-2.0.5-1.el5.x86_64.rpmdd88ae5a36051d054f54685c44676deb-
oracleasm-2.6.18-274.3.1.0.1.el5xen-2.0.5-1.el5.x86_64.rpm8f3cf603c8c8ee3de5622314c1a3c3b3-



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