glibc security update

2016-02-16T00:00:00
ID ELSA-2016-3515
Type oraclelinux
Reporter Oracle
Modified 2016-02-16T00:00:00

Description

[2.17-106.0.1.4] - Remove strstr and strcasestr implementations using sse4.2 instructions. - Upstream commits 584b18eb4df61ccd447db2dfe8c8a7901f8c8598 and 1818483b15d22016b0eae41d37ee91cc87b37510 backported. [2.17-106.4] - Revert problematic libresolv change, not needed for the CVE-2015-7547 fix (#1296030). [2.17-106.3] - Fix CVE-2015-7547: getaddrinfo() stack-based buffer overflow (#1296030). - Fix madvise performance issues (#1298930). - Avoid 'monstartup: out of memory' error on powerpc64le (#1298956). [2.17-106.2] - Fix CVE-2015-5229: calloc() may return non-zero memory (#1296453).