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From: Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux <el-errata <at> oss.oracle.com>
Subject: ELSA-2013-1173 Important: Oracle Linux 6 kernel security and bug fix update
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.oracle.el-errata
Date: Wednesday 28th August 2013 03:37:48 UTC (over 3 years ago)
Oracle Linux Security Advisory ELSA-2013-1173

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1173.html

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

i386:
kernel-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.i686.rpm
kernel-debug-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.i686.rpm
kernel-debug-devel-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.i686.rpm
kernel-devel-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.i686.rpm
kernel-doc-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-firmware-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-headers-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.i686.rpm
perf-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.i686.rpm
python-perf-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.i686.rpm

x86_64:
kernel-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
kernel-debug-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
kernel-debug-devel-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
kernel-devel-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
kernel-doc-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-firmware-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.noarch.rpm
kernel-headers-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
perf-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.x86_64.rpm
python-perf-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.x86_64.rpm


SRPMS:
http://oss.oracle.com/ol6/SRPMS-updates/kernel-2.6.32-358.18.1.el6.src.rpm

The following packages were rebuilt to be in sync with the updated 
kernel version (no changes other than updating the version number):


Description of changes:

[2.6.32-358.18.1.el6]
- [x86] perf/x86: Fix offcore_rsp valid mask for SNB/IVB (Nikola 
Pajkovsky) [971314 971315] {CVE-2013-2146}
- [net] br: fix schedule while atomic issue in br_features_recompute() 
(Jiri Pirko) [990464 980876]
- [scsi] isci: Fix a race condition in the SSP task management path 
(David Milburn) [990470 978609]
- [bluetooth] L2CAP - Fix info leak via getsockname() (Jacob Tanenbaum) 
[922417 922418] {CVE-2012-6544}
- [bluetooth] HCI - Fix info leak in getsockopt() (Jacob Tanenbaum) 
[922417 922418] {CVE-2012-6544}
- [net] tuntap: initialize vlan_features (Vlad Yasevich) [984524 951458]
- [net] af_key: initialize satype in key_notify_policy_flush() (Thomas 
Graf) [981225 981227] {CVE-2013-2237}
- [usb] uhci: fix for suspend of virtual HP controller (Gopal) [982697 
960026]
- [usb] uhci: Remove PCI dependencies from uhci-hub (Gopal) [982697 960026]
- [netdrv] bnx2x: Change MDIO clock settings (Michal Schmidt) [982116 
901747]
- [scsi] st: Take additional queue ref in st_probe (Tomas Henzl) [979293 
927988]
- [kernel] audit: wait_for_auditd() should use TASK_UNINTERRUPTIBLE 
(Oleg Nesterov) [982472 962976]
- [kernel] audit: avoid negative sleep durations (Oleg Nesterov) [982472 
962976]
- [fs] ext4/jbd2: dont wait (forever) for stale tid caused by wraparound 
(Eric Sandeen) [963557 955807]
- [fs] jbd: dont wait (forever) for stale tid caused by wraparound (Eric 
Sandeen) [963557 955807]
- [fs] ext4: fix waiting and sending of a barrier in ext4_sync_file() 
(Eric Sandeen) [963557 955807]
- [fs] jbd2: Add function jbd2_trans_will_send_data_barrier() (Eric 
Sandeen) [963557 955807]
- [fs] jbd2: fix sending of data flush on journal commit (Eric Sandeen) 
[963557 955807]
- [fs] ext4: fix fdatasync() for files with only i_size changes (Eric 
Sandeen) [963557 955807]
- [fs] ext4: Initialize fsync transaction ids in ext4_new_inode() (Eric 
Sandeen) [963557 955807]
- [fs] ext4: Rewrite __jbd2_log_start_commit logic to match upstream 
(Eric Sandeen) [963557 955807]
- [net] bridge: Set vlan_features to allow offloads on vlans (Vlad 
Yasevich) [984524 951458]
- [virt] virtio-net: initialize vlan_features (Vlad Yasevich) [984524 
951458]
- [mm] swap: avoid read_swap_cache_async() race to deadlock while 
waiting on discard I/O completion (Rafael Aquini) [977668 827548]
- [dma] ioat: Fix excessive CPU utilization (John Feeney) [982758 883575]
- [fs] vfs: revert most of dcache remove d_mounted (Ian Kent) [974597 
907512]
- [fs] xfs: don't free EFIs before the EFDs are committed (Carlos 
Maiolino) [975578 947582]
- [fs] xfs: pass shutdown method into xfs_trans_ail_delete_bulk (Carlos 
Maiolino) [975576 805407]
- [net] ipv6: bind() use stronger condition for bind_conflict (Flavio 
Leitner) [989923 917872]
- [net] tcp: bind() use stronger condition for bind_conflict (Flavio 
Leitner) [977680 894683]
- [x86] remove BUG_ON(TS_USEDFPU) in __sanitize_i387_state() (Oleg 
Nesterov) [956054 920445]
- [fs] coredump: ensure the fpu state is flushed for proper 
multi-threaded core dump (Oleg Nesterov) [956054 920445]

[2.6.32-358.17.1.el6]
- [net] ipv4: fix invalid free in ip_cmsg_send() callers (Petr Matousek) 
[980144 979788] {CVE-2013-2224}
- [net] sctp: Use correct sideffect command in duplicate cookie handling 
(Daniel Borkmann) [976571 963843] {CVE-2013-2206}
- [virt] kvm: limit difference between kvmclock updates (Marcelo 
Tosatti) [979912 952174]

[2.6.32-358.16.1.el6]
- [net] ipv6: ip6_sk_dst_check() must not assume ipv6 dst (Jiri Pirko) 
[981558 981559]
- [x86] Revert: Allow greater than 1TB of RAM on AMD x86_64 sytems 
(Larry Woodman) [982703 970735]
- [x86] Revert: Prevent panic in init_memory_mapping() when booting more 
than 1TB on AMD systems (Larry Woodman) [982703 970735]
- [mm] reinstate the first-fit scheme for 
arch_get_unmapped_area_topdown() (Rafael Aquini) [982571 980273]

[2.6.32-358.15.1.el6]
- [mm] block: optionally snapshot page contents to provide stable pages 
during write (Rafael Aquini) [981177 951937]
- [mm] only enforce stable page writes if the backing device requires it 
(Rafael Aquini) [981177 951937]
- [mm] bdi: allow block devices to say that they require stable page 
writes (Rafael Aquini) [981177 951937]
- [mm] fix writeback_in_progress() (Rafael Aquini) [981177 951937]
- [kernel] sched: Do not account bogus utime (Stanislaw Gruszka) [959930 
912662]
- [kernel] sched: Avoid cputime scaling overflow (Stanislaw Gruszka) 
[959930 912662]
- [char] n_tty: Remove BUG_ON from n_tty_read() (Stanislaw Gruszka) 
[982496 848085]
 
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