Kernel and Autofs Updates for Oracle Linux 6
Posted on: 12/05/2018 09:07 AM

The following updates has been released for Oracle Linux 6:

ELBA-2018-3763 Oracle Linux 6 kernel bug fix update
ELBA-2018-3764 Oracle Linux 6 autofs bug fix update

ELBA-2018-3763 Oracle Linux 6 kernel bug fix update
Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2018-3763

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELBA-2018-3763.html

The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 6 have been uploaded to the
Unbreakable Linux Network:

i386:
kernel-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.i686.rpm
kernel-abi-whitelists-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-debug-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.i686.rpm
kernel-debug-devel-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.i686.rpm
kernel-devel-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.i686.rpm
kernel-doc-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-firmware-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-headers-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.i686.rpm
perf-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.i686.rpm
python-perf-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.i686.rpm

x86_64:
kernel-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
kernel-abi-whitelists-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-debug-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
kernel-debug-devel-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.i686.rpm
kernel-debug-devel-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
kernel-devel-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
kernel-doc-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-firmware-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-headers-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
perf-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
python-perf-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol6/SRPMS-updates/kernel-2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[2.6.32-754.9.1.el6.OL6]
- Update genkey [bug 25599697]

[2.6.32-754.9.1.el6]
- [block] make sure queue_lock is held when setting flag (Ming Lei)
[1650024]

[2.6.32-754.8.1.el6]
- [block] fix warning on lockdep_assert_held(q->queue_lock) (Ming Lei)
[1624747]
- [kvm] vmx: fix vmwrite to invalid VMCS (Radim Krcmar) [1602011]

[2.6.32-754.7.1.el6]
- [s390] cio: update chpid descriptor after resource accessibility event
(Hendrik Brueckner) [1574471]
- [s390] af_iucv: enable control sends in case of SEND_SHUTDOWN (Hendrik
Brueckner) [1559048]
- [s390] qeth: repair SBAL elements calculation (Hendrik Brueckner)
[1559021]
- [kvm] VMX: fixes for vmentry_l1d_flush module parameter (Marcelo
Tosatti) [1628796]
- [x86] speculation: Use ARCH_CAPABILITIES to skip L1D flush on vmentry
(Marcelo Tosatti) [1628796]
- [x86] KVM: VMX: skip L1TF flush on VM-entry if EPT is disabled
(Marcelo Tosatti) [1616397]
- [fs] exec: Limit arg stack to at most 75 of _STK_LIM (Yauheni Kaliuta)
[1625976] {CVE-2018-14634}
- [fs] exec.c: account for argv/envp pointers (Yauheni Kaliuta)
[1625976] {CVE-2018-14634}



ELBA-2018-3764 Oracle Linux 6 autofs bug fix update
Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2018-3764

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELBA-2018-3764.html

The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 6 have been uploaded to the
Unbreakable Linux Network:

i386:
autofs-5.0.5-140.0.1.el6_10.i686.rpm

x86_64:
autofs-5.0.5-140.0.1.el6_10.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol6/SRPMS-updates/autofs-5.0.5-140.0.1.el6_10.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[5.0.5-140.0.1]
- add autofs-5.0.5-lookup-mounts.patch [Orabug:12658280] (Bert Barbe)
use tcp instead of udp

[5.0.5-140]
- bz1627004 - yum update hanging while restarting autofs
- fix incorrect locking in sss lookup.
-Resolves: rhbz#1627004





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