Low: kernel

2016-06-03T19:27:00
ID ALAS-2016-704
Type amazon
Reporter Amazon
Modified 2016-06-03T19:27:00

Description

Issue Overview:

The get_rock_ridge_filename function in fs/isofs/rock.c in the Linux kernel before 4.5.5 mishandles NM (aka alternate name) entries containing \\0 characters, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted isofs filesystem. (CVE-2016-4913 __)

Affected Packages:

kernel

Issue Correction:
Run yum update kernel to update your system.

New Packages:

i686:  
    kernel-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686  
    perf-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686  
    kernel-tools-devel-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686  
    kernel-devel-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686  
    kernel-tools-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686  
    kernel-tools-debuginfo-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686  
    perf-debuginfo-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686  
    kernel-headers-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686  
    kernel-debuginfo-common-i686-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686  
    kernel-debuginfo-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.i686

noarch:  
    kernel-doc-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.noarch

src:  
    kernel-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.src

x86_64:  
    kernel-tools-debuginfo-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64  
    kernel-tools-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64  
    kernel-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64  
    perf-debuginfo-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64  
    kernel-debuginfo-common-x86_64-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64  
    kernel-headers-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64  
    perf-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64  
    kernel-devel-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64  
    kernel-debuginfo-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64  
    kernel-tools-devel-4.4.11-23.53.amzn1.x86_64