Kernel Updates for Oracle Linux 6 and 7
Posted on: 06/13/2018 07:23 PM

Updated kernel packages has been released for Oracle Linux 6 and 7:

ELSA-2018-4131 Important: Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update
ELSA-2018-4131 Important: Oracle Linux 7 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update

ELSA-2018-4131 Important: Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update
Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2018-4131

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2018-4131.html

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

x86_64:
kernel-uek-doc-4.1.12-124.16.2.el6uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-firmware-4.1.12-124.16.2.el6uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.16.2.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-devel-4.1.12-124.16.2.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-4.1.12-124.16.2.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-devel-4.1.12-124.16.2.el6uek.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol6/SRPMS-updates/kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.16.2.el6uek.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[4.1.12-124.16.2.el6uek]
- netlink: add a start callback for starting a netlink dump (Tom
Herbert) [Orabug: 27169581] {CVE-2017-16939}
- ipsec: Fix aborted xfrm policy dump crash (Herbert Xu) [Orabug:
27169581] {CVE-2017-16939}



ELSA-2018-4131 Important: Oracle Linux 7 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update
Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2018-4131

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2018-4131.html

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

x86_64:
kernel-uek-doc-4.1.12-124.16.2.el7uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-firmware-4.1.12-124.16.2.el7uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.16.2.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-devel-4.1.12-124.16.2.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-4.1.12-124.16.2.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-devel-4.1.12-124.16.2.el7uek.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol7/SRPMS-updates/kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.16.2.el7uek.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[4.1.12-124.16.2.el7uek]
- netlink: add a start callback for starting a netlink dump (Tom
Herbert) [Orabug: 27169581] {CVE-2017-16939}
- ipsec: Fix aborted xfrm policy dump crash (Herbert Xu) [Orabug:
27169581] {CVE-2017-16939}





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