FEDORA-2016-373c063e79

security update in Fedora 22 for kernel

Status: stable 3 years ago

The 4.4.8 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree


The 4.4.7 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree

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-2016-373c063e79

Comments 9

This update has been submitted for testing by labbott.

This update has obsoleted kernel-4.4.7-200.fc22, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

Working fine on a MacMini 6.2 qcore i7 x86_64 Desktop

karma: +1 critpath: +1

Also working fine on a ZBox id64 dcore i5 x86_64 Raid 5 fileserver

karma: +1 critpath: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.

Starting and running fine (Laptop with AMD E-450 APU x86_64).

karma: +1

critpath: +1

No regressions seen on Core 2-era x86_64 hardware.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

This update has been submitted for stable by labbott.

This update has been pushed to stable.

Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
+2
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Disabled
Dates
submitted 3 years ago
in testing 3 years ago
in stable 3 years ago

Related Bugs 13

00 #1309487 Wireless card RTL8723BE PCIe has a very weak signal.
00 #1309980 Skylake intel_pstate won't boot
00 #1317116 System freeze when Wacom One Tablet (CTL-471) is attached
00 #1323577 CVE-2015-8839 kernel: ext4 filesystem page fault race condition with fallocate call.
00 #1323579 CVE-2015-8839 kernel: ext4 data corruption due to punch hole races [fedora-all]
00 #1323956 CVE-2016-3961 xsa174 xen: hugetlbfs use may crash PV Linux guests (XSA-174)
00 #1324749 CVE-2016-3672 kernel: unlimiting the stack disables ASLR
00 #1324750 CVE-2016-3672 kernel: unlimiting the stack disables ASLR [fedora-all]
00 #1324782 CVE-2016-3951 kernel: crash on invalid USB device descriptors (usbnet driver)
00 #1324815 CVE-2016-3951 kernel: crash on invalid USB device descriptors (usbnet driver) [fedora-all]
00 #1327219 CVE-2016-3961 xsa174 xen: hugetlbfs use may crash PV Linux guests (XSA-174) [fedora-all]
00 #1328478 CVE-2016-3955 Kernel: usbip: buffer overflow by trusting length of incoming packets
00 #1328479 CVE-2016-3955 Kernel: usbip: buffer overflow by trusting length of incoming packets [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

00 Test Case kernel regression