CentOS Errata and Security Advisory CESA-2012:0690
The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system.
This update fixes the following security issue:
This update also fixes various bugs. Documentation for these changes will be available shortly from the Technical Notes document linked to in the References section.
Users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain backported patches to correct this issue, and fix the bugs noted in the Technical Notes. The system must be rebooted for this update to take effect.
Merged security bulletin from advisories: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/2012-May/018661.html
Affected packages: kernel kernel-PAE kernel-PAE-devel kernel-debug kernel-debug-devel kernel-devel kernel-doc kernel-headers kernel-xen kernel-xen-devel
Upstream details at: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0690.html