Important: kernel security update

2007-11-30T00:00:00
ID ELSA-2007-0993
Type oraclelinux
Reporter Oracle
Modified 2007-11-30T00:00:00

Description

  • CVE-2007-4571 ALSA memory disclosure flaw
  • Tick divider bugs on x86_64
  • CVE-2007-5494 open(O_ATOMICLOOKUP) leaks dentry
  • [PATCH] jbd: wait for already submitted t_sync_datalist buffer to complete (Possibility of in-place data destruction)
  • LSPP: audit rule causes kernel 'out of memory' condition and auditd failure
  • [EL5][BUG] Unexpected SIGILL on NFS/Montecito(ia64)
  • task->mm or slab corruption with CIFS
  • CVE-2007-4997 kernel ieee80211 off-by-two integer underflow
  • LSPP: audit enable not picking up all processes
  • [Broadcom 5.1.z bug] Performance regression on 5705 TG3 NICs
  • LTC35628-kexec/kdump kernel hung on Power5+ and Power6 based systems
  • LTC38135-vSCSI client reports 'Device sdX not ready' after deactive/active device on vSCSI server
  • forcedeth driver mishandles MSI interrupts under high load