kernel security and bug fix update

2008-05-20T00:00:00
ID ELSA-2008-0275
Type oraclelinux
Reporter Oracle
Modified 2008-05-20T00:00:00

Description

[2.6.18-53.1.21.0.1.el5] - [NET] Add entropy support to e1000 and bnx2 (John Sobecki) [ORA 6045759] - [NET] Fix msi issue with kexec/kdump (Michael Chan) [ORA 6219364] - [MM] Fix alloc_pages_node() static 'nid' race made kernel crash (Joe Jin) [ORA 6187457] - [splice] Fix bad unlock_page() in error case (Jens Axboe) [ORA 6263574] - [dio] fix error-path crashes (Linux Torvalds) [ORA 6242289] [2.6.18-53.1.21.el5] - [misc] infinite loop in highres timers (Michal Schmidt ) [440001] - [video] PWC driver DoS (Pete Zaitcev ) [308521] - [x86_64] fix unprivileged crash on %cs corruption (Jarod Wilson ) [439787] - [net] ESP: ensure IV is in linear part of the skb (Thomas Graf ) [427247] - [cpufreq] booting with maxcpus=1 panics (Doug Chapman ) [429516] - [net] sunrpc: lockd recovery is broken (Steve Dickson ) [445360] - [cpufreq] don't take sem in cpufreq_quick_get (Doug Chapman ) [400821] - [cpufreq] remove hotplug cpu cruft (Doug Chapman ) [400821] - [cpufreq] governor: use new rwsem locking in work cb (Doug Chapman ) [400821] - [cpufreq] ondemand governor restructure the work cb (Doug Chapman ) [400821] - [cpufreq] rewrite lock to eliminate hotplug issues (Doug Chapman ) [400821] [2.6.18-53.1.20.el5] - [misc] fix softlockup warnings/crashes (Chris Lalancette ) [444402]