Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security and bug fix update

2012-01-24T00:00:00
ID ELSA-2012-2001
Type oraclelinux
Reporter Oracle
Modified 2012-01-24T00:00:00

Description

[2.6.32-300.7.1.el6uek] - Revert "proc: enable writing to /proc/pid/mem" [orabug 13619701] {CVE-2012-0056} - [PATCH] x86, tsc: Skip TSC synchronization checks for tsc=reliable (Suresh Siddha)

[2.6.32-300.6.1.el6uek] - tracing: Fix null pointer deref with SEND_SIG_FORCED (Oleg Nesterov) [orabug 13611655]

[2.6.32-300.5.1.el6uek] - sched, x86: Avoid unnecessary overflow in sched_clock (Salman Qazi) [orabug 13604567] - [x86]: Don't resume/restore cpu if not of the expected cpu (Joe Jin) [orabug 13492670] - drm/i915: Rephrase pwrite bounds checking to avoid any potential overflow (Chris Wilson) [CVE-2010-296] - x2apic: Enable the bios request for x2apic optout (Suresh Siddha) [orabug 13565303] - fuse: split queues to scale I/O throughput (Srinivas Eeda) [orabug 10004611] - fuse: break fc spinlock (Srinivas Eeda) [orabug 10004611]