Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-updates (48 mails)

< Previous Next >
openSUSE-SU-2010:0902-1 (critical): kernel: security and bugfix update.
  • From: opensuse-security@xxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 27 Oct 2010 15:08:09 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <20101027130809.9E94ABE4E@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
openSUSE Security Update: kernel: security and bugfix update.
______________________________________________________________________________

Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2010:0902-1
Rating: critical
References: #564324 #573330 #643477 #645066 #646045 #647392

Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.3
______________________________________________________________________________

An update that contains security fixes can now be
installed. It includes one version update.

Description:

This update of the openSUSE 11.3 Linux kernel fixes two
critical security issues and some bugs.

Following security issues were fixed: CVE-2010-3904: A
local privilege escalation in RDS sockets allowed local
attackers to gain privileges.

CVE-2010-2963: A problem in the compat ioctl handling in
video4linux allowed local attackers with a video device
plugged in to gain privileges on x86_64 systems.


Special Instructions and Notes:

Please reboot the system after installing this update.

Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch kernel-3396

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 2.6.34.7]:

kernel-debug-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-debug-base-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-debug-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-default-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-default-base-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-default-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-desktop-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-desktop-base-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-desktop-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-ec2-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-ec2-base-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-ec2-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-ec2-extra-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-syms-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-trace-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-trace-base-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-trace-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-vanilla-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-vanilla-base-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-vanilla-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-xen-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-xen-base-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-xen-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
preload-kmp-default-1.1_k2.6.34.7_0.5-19.1.8
preload-kmp-desktop-1.1_k2.6.34.7_0.5-19.1.8

- openSUSE 11.3 (noarch) [New Version: 2.6.34.7]:

kernel-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-source-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-source-vanilla-2.6.34.7-0.5.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586) [New Version: 2.6.34.7]:

kernel-pae-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-pae-base-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-pae-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-vmi-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-vmi-base-2.6.34.7-0.5.1
kernel-vmi-devel-2.6.34.7-0.5.1


References:

https://bugzilla.novell.com/564324
https://bugzilla.novell.com/573330
https://bugzilla.novell.com/643477
https://bugzilla.novell.com/645066
https://bugzilla.novell.com/646045
https://bugzilla.novell.com/647392


< Previous Next >
This Thread
  • No further messages