New Ksplice updates for UEKR6 5.4.17 on OL7 and OL8 (ELBA-2023-12687)
Synopsis: ELBA-2023-12687 can now be patched using Ksplice
Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory, ELBA-2023-12687.
More information about this errata can be found at
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack running UEKR6 5.4.17 on
OL7 and OL8 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
* Memory leak in the RDMA resource tracking when deleting an object.
An early return when deleting an object from the RDMA resource tracking
database causes a memory leak of the corresponding task structure. An
attacker could use this flaw to cause a denial-of-service.
Ksplice support is available at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Ksplice updates has been released for UEKR6 5.4.17 on Oracle Linux 7 and 8 are available.