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New Ksplice updates for UEKR4 4.1.12 on Oracle Linux 6 and 7 are available.

New Ksplice updates for UEKR4 4.1.12 on OL6 and OL7 (ELSA-2023-12800)

Synopsis: ELSA-2023-12800 can now be patched using Ksplice
CVEs: CVE-2023-22024

Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle Linux Security Advisory, ELSA-2023-12800.
More information about this errata can be found at


We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack running UEKR4 4.1.12 on
OL6 and OL7 install these updates.

On systems that have "autoinstall = yes" in /etc/uptrack/uptrack.conf,
these updates will be installed automatically and you do not need to
take any action.

Alternatively, you can install these updates by running:

# /usr/sbin/uptrack-upgrade -y


* CVE-2023-22024: Permission bypass in Reliable Datagram Sockets.

A locking error in the Reliable Datagram Sockets protocol could lead to an
out-of-bounds access. A local attacker could use this flaw to escalate

Orabug: 35741584


Ksplice support is available at