Kernel Updates for Oracle Linux
Posted on: 08/10/2018 08:22 AM

The following Linux Kernel updates has been released for Oracle Linux:

ELBA-2018-4192 : Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update
ELBA-2018-4192 : Oracle Linux 7 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update
ELSA-2018-4193 Important: Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update
ELSA-2018-4193 Important: Oracle Linux 7 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update

ELBA-2018-4192 : Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update
Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2018-4192

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELBA-2018-4192.html

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

x86_64:
kernel-uek-doc-4.1.12-124.18.1.el6uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-firmware-4.1.12-124.18.1.el6uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.18.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-devel-4.1.12-124.18.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-4.1.12-124.18.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-devel-4.1.12-124.18.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol6/SRPMS-updates/kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.18.1.el6uek.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[4.1.12-124.18.1.el6uek]
- x86/speculation: Support per-process SSBD with IBRS (Alexandre
Chartre) [Orabug: 28354043]
- Revert "xen-swiotlb: fix the check condition for
xen_swiotlb_free_coherent" (Dongli Zhang) [Orabug: 28441054]

[4.1.12-124.17.4.el6uek]
- x86/speculation: Implement per-cpu IBRS control (Alexandre Chartre)
[Orabug: 28064081]
- IB/mad: Use ID allocator routines to allocate agent number (Hans
Westgaard Ry) [Orabug: 28339815]
- x86/mcheck: Reorganize the hotplug callbacks (Sebastian Andrzej
Siewior) [Orabug: 28387566]

[4.1.12-124.17.3.el6uek]
- rtnetlink: fix rtnl_vfinfo_size (Sabrina Dubroca) [Orabug: 27998927]
- rds: IB: avoid migration to port that is down (Zhu Yanjun) [Orabug:
28097129]
- net/rds: Fix kernel panic caused by a race between setup/teardown
(Hans Westgaard Ry) [Orabug: 28326553]
- rds: IB: fix returned value not set error (Zhu Yanjun) [Orabug: 28356474]


ELBA-2018-4192 : Oracle Linux 7 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update
Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2018-4192

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELBA-2018-4192.html

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

x86_64:
kernel-uek-doc-4.1.12-124.18.1.el7uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-firmware-4.1.12-124.18.1.el7uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.18.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-devel-4.1.12-124.18.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-4.1.12-124.18.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-devel-4.1.12-124.18.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol7/SRPMS-updates/kernel-uek-4.1.12-124.18.1.el7uek.src.rpm



Description of changes:

[4.1.12-124.18.1.el7uek]
- x86/speculation: Support per-process SSBD with IBRS (Alexandre
Chartre) [Orabug: 28354043]
- Revert "xen-swiotlb: fix the check condition for
xen_swiotlb_free_coherent" (Dongli Zhang) [Orabug: 28441054]

[4.1.12-124.17.4.el7uek]
- x86/speculation: Implement per-cpu IBRS control (Alexandre Chartre)
[Orabug: 28064081]
- IB/mad: Use ID allocator routines to allocate agent number (Hans
Westgaard Ry) [Orabug: 28339815]
- x86/mcheck: Reorganize the hotplug callbacks (Sebastian Andrzej
Siewior) [Orabug: 28387566]

[4.1.12-124.17.3.el7uek]
- rtnetlink: fix rtnl_vfinfo_size (Sabrina Dubroca) [Orabug: 27998927]
- rds: IB: avoid migration to port that is down (Zhu Yanjun) [Orabug:
28097129]
- net/rds: Fix kernel panic caused by a race between setup/teardown
(Hans Westgaard Ry) [Orabug: 28326553]
- rds: IB: fix returned value not set error (Zhu Yanjun) [Orabug: 28356474]



ELSA-2018-4193 Important: Oracle Linux 6 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update
Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2018-4193

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2018-4193.html

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

x86_64:
kernel-uek-firmware-3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-doc-3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-devel-3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-devel-3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek.x86_64.rpm
dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek-0.4.5-3.el6.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol6/SRPMS-updates/kernel-uek-3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek.src.rpm
http://oss.oracle.com/ol6/SRPMS-updates/dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek-0.4.5-3.el6.src.rpm



Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[3.8.13-118.23.1.el6uek]
- xen/blkback: free requests on disconnection (Dongli Zhang) [Orabug:
22111941]
- RDS: null pointer dereference in rds_atomic_free_op (Mohamed Ghannam)
[Orabug: 27986376] {CVE-2018-5333}
- ACPI: sbshc: remove raw pointer from printk() message (Greg
Kroah-Hartman) [Orabug: 27986392] {CVE-2018-5750}
- futex: Prevent overflow by strengthen input validation (Li Jinyue)
[Orabug: 27986395] {CVE-2018-6927}


ELSA-2018-4193 Important: Oracle Linux 7 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update
Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2018-4193

http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2018-4193.html

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

x86_64:
kernel-uek-firmware-3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-doc-3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek.noarch.rpm
kernel-uek-3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-devel-3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-devel-3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
kernel-uek-debug-3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek.x86_64.rpm
dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek-0.4.5-3.el7.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol7/SRPMS-updates/kernel-uek-3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek.src.rpm
http://oss.oracle.com/ol7/SRPMS-updates/dtrace-modules-3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek-0.4.5-3.el7.src.rpm



Description of changes:

kernel-uek
[3.8.13-118.23.1.el7uek]
- xen/blkback: free requests on disconnection (Dongli Zhang) [Orabug:
22111941]
- RDS: null pointer dereference in rds_atomic_free_op (Mohamed Ghannam)
[Orabug: 27986376] {CVE-2018-5333}
- ACPI: sbshc: remove raw pointer from printk() message (Greg
Kroah-Hartman) [Orabug: 27986392] {CVE-2018-5750}
- futex: Prevent overflow by strengthen input validation (Li Jinyue)
[Orabug: 27986395] {CVE-2018-6927}






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