kvm security update

2012-01-23T00:00:00
ID ELSA-2012-0051
Type oraclelinux
Reporter Oracle
Modified 2012-01-23T00:00:00

Description

[kvm-83-239.0.1.el5_7.1] - Added kvm-add-oracle-workaround-for-libvirt-bug.patch - Added kvm-Introduce-oel-machine-type.patch [kvm-83-239.el5_7.1] - kvm-e1000-prevent-buffer-overflow-when-processing-legacy.patch [bz#772079] - Resolves: bz#772079 (EMBARGOED CVE-2012-0029 qemu-kvm: e1000: process_tx_desc legacy mode packets heap overflow [rhel-5.7.z]) - kvm-Fix-external-module-compat.c-not-to-use-unsupported-.patch [bz#753860] (build fix) - kvm-kernel-KVM-x86-Prevent-starting-PIT-timers-in-the-absence-o.patch [bz#770100] - Resolves: bz#770100 (CVE-2011-4622 kernel: kvm: pit timer with no irqchip crashes the system [rhel-5.7.z]) [kvm-83-239.el5_7.1] - Updated kversion to 2.6.18-274.17.1.el5 to match build root