kernel security, bug fix, and enhancement update


An update is available for kernel. This update affects Rocky Linux 8. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE list The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system. Security Fix(es): * Incomplete cleanup of multi-core shared buffers (aka SBDR) (CVE-2022-21123) * Incomplete cleanup of microarchitectural fill buffers (aka SBDS) (CVE-2022-21125) * Incomplete cleanup in specific special register write operations (aka DRPW) (CVE-2022-21166) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Bug Fix(es): * Bad page state in process qemu-kvm pfn:68a74600 (BZ#2081013) * slub corruption during LPM of hnv interface (BZ#2081250) * Affinity broken due to vector space exhaustion (BZ#2084646) * 'rmmod pmt_telemetry' panics on ADL-P IOTG (BZ#2091079) * Unable to boot Rocky Linux-8.6 on Brazos max. config (Install is success) (BZ#2092241) * kernel crash after reboot of T14/G2 AMD laptop (mt7921e module) (BZ#2095654) * mt7921: free resources on pci_probe error path (BZ#2101684) * NLM should be more defensive if underlying FS changes fl_owner (BZ#2102099) * Rocky Linux8/async-pf Guest call trace when reboot after postcopy migration with high stress workload (BZ#2105340) * execve exit tracepoint not called (BZ#2106662) * QProcess dead lock on kernel-4.18.0-358 (BZ#2107643) * KVM fix guest FPU uABI size to kvm_xsave (BZ#2107652) * KVM selftests fail to compile (BZ#2107655) * Some monitor have no display with AMD W6400 when boot into OS. (BZ#2109826) * Percpu counter usage is gradually getting increasing during podman container recreation. (BZ#2110039) * multipath failed to recover after EEH hit on flavafish adapter on Denali(qla2xxx/flavafish/Rocky Linux8.6/Denali) (BZ#2110768) * soft lockups under heavy I/O load to ahci connected SSDs (BZ#2110772) * trouble re-assigning MACs to VFs, ice stricter than other drivers (BZ#2111936) * Intel MPI 2019.0 - mpirun stuck on latest kernel (BZ#2112030) * Multicast packets are not received by all VFs on the same port even though they have the same VLAN (BZ#2117026) * Hyper-V 2019 Dynamic Memory Problem hv_balloon (BZ#2117050) * kernel BUG at kernel/sched/deadline.c:1561! (BZ#2117410) * ALSA (sound) driver - update Intel SOF kcontrol code (BZ#2117732) * bridge over bond over ice ports has no connection (BZ#2118580) * Fix max VLANs available for VF (BZ#2118581) * offline selftest failed (BZ#2118582) * INTEL NVMUpdate utility ver 3.20 is failing to update firmware on E810-XXVDA4T (WPC) (BZ#2118583) * VM configured with failover interface will coredump after been migrating from source host to target host(only iavf driver) (BZ#2118705) * Fix max VLANs available for untrusted VF (BZ#2118707) * Softlockup on infinite loop in task_get_css() for a CSS_DYING cpuset (BZ#2120776) Enhancement(s): * KVM Sapphire Rapids (SPR) AMX Instructions (BZ#2088287) * KVM Sapphire Rapids (SPR) AMX Instructions part2 (BZ#2088288) * ice: Driver Update (BZ#2102359) * iavf: Driver Update (BZ#2102360) * iommu/vt-d: Make DMAR_UNITS_SUPPORTED a config setting (BZ#2112983)

Affected Package

OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
rocky 8.0 rocky linux Rocky Linux -Rocky Linux