Kernel and Plexus-Archiver Updates for Oracle Linux
Posted on: 06/13/2018 05:50 AM

The following updates has been released for Oracle Linux:

ELBA-2018-4130 Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update
ELBA-2018-4130 Oracle Linux 7 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update
ELSA-2018-1836 Important: Oracle Linux 7 plexus-archiver security update

ELBA-2018-4130 Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update
Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2018-4130

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELBA-2018-4130.html

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

x86_64:
kernel-uek-doc-4.1.12-124.16.1.el6uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-firmware-4.1.12-124.16.1.el6uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.16.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-devel-4.1.12-124.16.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-4.1.12-124.16.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-devel-4.1.12-124.16.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol6/SRPMS-updates/kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.16.1.el6uek.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[4.1.12-124.16.1.el6uek]
- net/rds: prevent RDS connections using stale ARP entries (Wei Lin
Guay) [Orabug: 28149101]
- net/rds: Avoid stalled connection due to CM REQ retries (Wei Lin Guay)
[Orabug: 28068627]
- net/rds: use one sided reconnection during a race (Wei Lin Guay)
[Orabug: 28068627]
- Revert "Revert "net/rds: Revert "RDS: add reconnect retry scheme for
stalled" (Håkon Bugge) [Orabug: 28068627]
- xen-swiotlb: fix the check condition for xen_swiotlb_free_coherent
(Joe Jin) [Orabug: 22910685]
- net/rds: Assign the correct service level (Wei Lin Guay) [Orabug:
27607213]
- target: Re-add missing SCF_ACK_KREF assignment in v4.1.y (Nicholas
Bellinger) [Orabug: 27781132]
- target: Fix LUN_RESET active I/O handling for ACK_KREF (Nicholas
Bellinger) [Orabug: 27781132]
- target: Invoke release_cmd() callback without holding a spinlock (Bart
Van Assche) [Orabug: 27781132]
- x86/bugs: Remove the Disabling Spectre v2 mitigation retpoline (Konrad
Rzeszutek Wilk) [Orabug: 27897282]
- x86/bugs: Report properly retpoline+IBRS (Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk)
- x86/bugs: Don't lie when fallback retpoline is engaged (Konrad
Rzeszutek Wilk)
- fs: aio: fix the increment of aio-nr and counting against aio-max-nr
(Mauricio Faria de Oliveira) [Orabug: 28079082]
- qla2xxx: Enable buffer boundary check when DIF bundling is on. (Rajan
Shanmugavelu) [Orabug: 28130589]
- kernel: sys.c: missing break for prctl spec ctrl (Mihai Carabas)
[Orabug: 28144775]


ELBA-2018-4130 Oracle Linux 7 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update
Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2018-4130

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELBA-2018-4130.html

The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 7 have been uploaded to the
Unbreakable Linux Network:

x86_64:
kernel-uek-doc-4.1.12-124.16.1.el7uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-firmware-4.1.12-124.16.1.el7uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.16.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-devel-4.1.12-124.16.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-4.1.12-124.16.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-devel-4.1.12-124.16.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol7/SRPMS-updates/kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.16.1.el7uek.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[4.1.12-124.16.1.el7uek]
- net/rds: prevent RDS connections using stale ARP entries (Wei Lin
Guay) [Orabug: 28149101]
- net/rds: Avoid stalled connection due to CM REQ retries (Wei Lin Guay)
[Orabug: 28068627]
- net/rds: use one sided reconnection during a race (Wei Lin Guay)
[Orabug: 28068627]
- Revert "Revert "net/rds: Revert "RDS: add reconnect retry scheme for
stalled" (Håkon Bugge) [Orabug: 28068627]
- xen-swiotlb: fix the check condition for xen_swiotlb_free_coherent
(Joe Jin) [Orabug: 22910685]
- net/rds: Assign the correct service level (Wei Lin Guay) [Orabug:
27607213]
- target: Re-add missing SCF_ACK_KREF assignment in v4.1.y (Nicholas
Bellinger) [Orabug: 27781132]
- target: Fix LUN_RESET active I/O handling for ACK_KREF (Nicholas
Bellinger) [Orabug: 27781132]
- target: Invoke release_cmd() callback without holding a spinlock (Bart
Van Assche) [Orabug: 27781132]
- x86/bugs: Remove the Disabling Spectre v2 mitigation retpoline (Konrad
Rzeszutek Wilk) [Orabug: 27897282]
- x86/bugs: Report properly retpoline+IBRS (Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk)
- x86/bugs: Don't lie when fallback retpoline is engaged (Konrad
Rzeszutek Wilk)
- fs: aio: fix the increment of aio-nr and counting against aio-max-nr
(Mauricio Faria de Oliveira) [Orabug: 28079082]
- qla2xxx: Enable buffer boundary check when DIF bundling is on. (Rajan
Shanmugavelu) [Orabug: 28130589]
- kernel: sys.c: missing break for prctl spec ctrl (Mihai Carabas)
[Orabug: 28144775]



ELSA-2018-1836 Important: Oracle Linux 7 plexus-archiver security update
Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2018-1836

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2018-1836.html

The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 7 have been uploaded to the
Unbreakable Linux Network:

x86_64:
plexus-archiver-2.4.2-5.el7_5.noarch.rpm
plexus-archiver-javadoc-2.4.2-5.el7_5.noarch.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol7/SRPMS-updates/plexus-archiver-2.4.2-5.el7_5.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[0:2.4.2-5]
- Fix arbitrary file write vulnerability
- Resolves: CVE-2018-1002200





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