FEDORA-2016-784d5526d8

security update in Fedora 23 for kernel

Status: stable 3 years ago

Update to latest upstream stable release, Linux v4.6.4

For those with Skylake CPUs, please note that there may be instability with a recent microcode update. Read https://www.happyassassin.net/2016/07/07/psa-failure-to-boot-after-kernel-update-on-skylake-systems/ and look for a system firmware update before installing the kernel.

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.

Comments 10

This update has been submitted for testing by jwboyer.

works for me as well as the 4.6.4-200 running yesterday on workstation and homeserver for all sort of network services, routing and so on

karma: +1

Works for me x86_64. Core2 Quad, 4 GB, Radeon HD 3650. 4.6.4-201 use at the start of a little over 900 MB for Gnome.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.

working here

karma: +1

works

karma: +1

This update has been submitted for stable by jwboyer.

No regression noted (x86-64)

karma: +1 critpath: +1

This update has been pushed to stable.

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Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
unspecified
Karma
+6
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush (karma)
Disabled
Autopush (time)
Disabled
Dates
submitted 3 years ago
in testing 3 years ago
in stable 3 years ago

Related Bugs 8

00 #1346753 Kernel panic
00 #1351205 Blank screen with kernel 4.6.3
00 #1352558 CVE-2016-6130 kernel: Race condition in sclp_ctl_ioctl_sccb function leads to information leak
00 #1352559 CVE-2016-6130 kernel: Race condition in sclp_ctl_ioctl_sccb function leads to information leak [fedora-all]
00 #1353490 CVE-2016-6156 kernel: Race condition vulnerability in Chrome driver
00 #1353491 CVE-2016-6156 kernel: Race condition vulnerability in Chrome driver [fedora-all]
00 #1354708 CVE-2016-5696 kernel: challenge ACK counter information disclosure.
00 #1355615 CVE-2016-5696 kernel: challenge ACK counter information disclosure. [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

00 Test Case kernel regression