The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system.
Kernel: KVM: error in exception handling leads to wrong debug stack value (CVE-2018-1087)
Kernel: error in exception handling leads to DoS (CVE-2018-8897)
kernel: ptrace() incorrect error handling leads to corruption and DoS (CVE-2018-1000199)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
Red Hat would like to thank Andy Lutomirski for reporting CVE-2018-1087 and CVE-2018-1000199 and Nick Peterson (Everdox Tech LLC) and Andy Lutomirski for reporting CVE-2018-8897.