The 4.2.6 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

kernel-4.2.6-200.fc22

  • Fix incorrect size calculations in megaraid with 64K pages (rhbz 1269300)
  • CVE-2015-8104 kvm: DoS infinite loop in microcode DB exception (rhbz 1278496 1279691)
  • CVE-2015-5307 kvm: DoS infinite loop in microcode AC exception (rhbz 1277172 1279688)

Reboot Required
After installing this update it is required that you reboot your system to ensure the changes supplied by this update are applied properly.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2015-cd94ad8d7c

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

5 years ago
User Icon dhgutteridge commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

No issues noted on my Lenovo E531. (I've been running it since the build finished in Koji yesterday.)

This update has been pushed to testing.

5 years ago
User Icon jag commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

Works for me

User Icon corinna commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

Works fine for me

BZ#1278407 Display backlight shuts off with kernel 4.2.5
User Icon dswaner provided feedback 5 years ago
User Icon dswaner commented & provided feedback 5 years ago

fixes bug 1278415

User Icon rharwood provided feedback 5 years ago
karma
User Icon karter commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

Works for me

User Icon bojan commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

Works on an i686 VM.

User Icon jbwillia commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

works here

BZ#1257131 System reboots after shutdown
User Icon hreindl commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

works for me

User Icon filiperosset commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

no regressions noted

User Icon yuwata commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

works for me

User Icon tibbs commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

Haven't seen any regressions across the various machines I'm using.

User Icon asleqia commented & provided feedback 5 years ago
karma

+1

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

5 years ago

This update has been pushed to stable.

5 years ago

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Metadata
Type
security
Karma
12
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
disabled
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
5 years ago
in testing
5 years ago
in stable
5 years ago
BZ#1249424 Please move iscsi modules to kernel-core
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BZ#1257131 System reboots after shutdown
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BZ#1269300 Fedora 23 Install Issue on PPC64LE Server with Avago RAID card
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BZ#1271134 CVE-2015-7799 kernel: net: slip: crash when using PPP character device driver
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BZ#1271135 CVE-2015-7799 kernel: net: slip: crash when using PPP character device driver [fedora-all]
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BZ#1276437 CVE-2015-7990 kernel: Race condition when sending message on unbound socket causing NULL pointer dereference
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BZ#1276438 CVE-2015-7990 kernel: Race condition when sending message on unbound socket causing NULL pointer dereference [fedora-all]
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BZ#1277172 CVE-2015-5307 virt: guest to host DoS by triggering an infinite loop in microcode via #AC exception
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BZ#1278407 Display backlight shuts off with kernel 4.2.5
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BZ#1278496 CVE-2015-8104 virt: guest to host DoS by triggering an infinite loop in microcode via #DB exception
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BZ#1279688 CVE-2015-5307 kernel: kvm: guest to host DoS by triggering an infinite loop in microcode via #AC exception [fedora-all]
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BZ#1279691 CVE-2015-8104 kernel: kvm: guest to host DoS by triggering an infinite loop in microcode via #DB exception [fedora-all]
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Automated Test Results

Test Cases

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