CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2010:0676
The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system.
This update fixes the following security issue:
Red Hat would like to thank the X.Org security team for reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Rafal Wojtczuk as the original reporter.
Users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain backported patches to correct this issue. The system must be rebooted for this update to take effect.
Merged security bulletin from advisories: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2010-September/029002.html http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2010-September/029003.html
Affected packages: kernel kernel-devel kernel-doc kernel-hugemem kernel-hugemem-devel kernel-largesmp kernel-largesmp-devel kernel-smp kernel-smp-devel kernel-xenU kernel-xenU-devel
Upstream details at: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0676.html