Important: kernel security and bug fix update

ID ELSA-2007-1104
Type oraclelinux
Reporter Oracle
Modified 2007-12-20T00:00:00


[2.6.9-] - fix entropy flag in bnx2 driver to generate entropy pool (John Sobecki) [orabug 5931647] - fix enomem due to larger mtu size page alloc (Zach Brown) orabug 5486128 - fix per_cpu() api bug_on with rds (Zach Brown) orabug 5760648

[2.6.9-67.0.1] -kernel ieee80211 off-by-two integer underflow (Anton Arapov) [346361] {CVE-2007-4997} -fix for NFS attribute timeout handling (Fabio Leite) [371551] -fix bad schedule_timeout() call causing excessive delay (Jonathan Brassow) [399661] -do not return zero in mmap (Rik van Riel) [400811] -fs: fix missing dput in do_lookup error case leaks dentries (Eric Sandeen) [363461] {CVE-2007-5494} -s390: fix LTC39618-kernel panic making lcs interfaces online on LPAR (Hans-Joachim Picht) [400801] -x86_64: Fix incorrect logic in AMD NMI code (Prarit Bhargava) [404741] -scsi: fix diskdump performance regression on mpt fustion driver (Takao Indoh) [404781]