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A qemu security update has been released for Oracle Linux 7.



El-errata: ELSA-2022-9344 Important: Oracle Linux 7 qemu security update


Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2022-9344

  http://linux.oracle.com/errata/ELSA-2022-9344.html

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

x86_64:
qemu-common-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm
qemu-system-x86-core-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm
qemu-block-gluster-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm
qemu-block-iscsi-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm
qemu-block-rbd-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm
qemu-img-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm
qemu-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm
qemu-kvm-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm
qemu-kvm-core-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm
qemu-system-x86-4.2.1-16.el7.x86_64.rpm

SRPMS:
  http://oss.oracle.com/ol7/SRPMS-updates/qemu-4.2.1-16.el7.src.rpm

Related CVEs:

CVE-2021-4145



Description of changes:

[15:4.2.1-16.el7]
- Document CVE-2021-4145 as fixed (Mark Kanda) [Orabug: 33791496] {CVE-2021-4145}
- migration: Tally pre-copy, downtime and post-copy bytes independently (David Edmondson)
- migration: Introduce ram_transferred_add() (David Edmondson)
- ACPI ERST: specification for ERST support (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI ERST: step 6 of bios-tables-test.c (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI ERST: bios-tables-test testcase (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI ERST: qtest for ERST (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI ERST: create ACPI ERST table for pc/x86 machines (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI ERST: build the ACPI ERST table (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI ERST: support for ACPI ERST feature (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI ERST: header file for ERST (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI ERST: PCI device_id for ERST (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI ERST: bios-tables-test.c steps 1 and 2 (Eric DeVolder)
- ACPI: cleanup bios-tables-test state (Eric DeVolder)
- KVM: x86: believe what KVM says about WAITPKG (Paolo Bonzini) [Orabug: 33832295]
- cputlb: destroy CPUTLB with tlb_destroy (Emilio G. Cota) [Orabug: 33428107]

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