The 4.7.9 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. In particular, it includes a fix for CVE-2016-5195.


The 4.7.8 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-db4b75b352

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

3 years ago

This update has obsoleted kernel-4.7.8-200.fc24, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

3 years ago
User Icon bradw commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

Personal LAMP and mail server running GNOME. All OK.

User Icon norenh commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

No regressions detected on x86_64 (Tested on Haswell)

User Icon devhen commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

x86_64 wfm. Fails the sysfs-perms kernel regression test on my ThinkPad T440s as usual. https://apps.fedoraproject.org/kerneltest/logs/13448

User Icon nivag commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

Works on latop * desktop, running Intel 64 bit

User Icon yuwata commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

works for me

User Icon mhayden commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

Tested on a storage server, firewall, and laptop. All working fine.

User Icon sjenning commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

Tested on Fedora Workstation

User Icon dowdle commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

Works for me on two desktops and a laptop. No noted regressions.

User Icon sassam commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma
  • Works for me on Thinkpad X220.
  • Kernel regression tests passed and reports submitted.
User Icon arehtykitna commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

Works for me Fujitsu LIFEBOOK A512, Core i3-3110m x86_64 install

User Icon augenauf provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

This update has been pushed to testing.

3 years ago

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

3 years ago
User Icon jwboyer commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

Tested on Thinkpad Carbon X1 successfully with Secure Boot enabled.

This update has been pushed to stable.

3 years ago
User Icon anonymous commented & provided feedback 3 years ago

nice :)

karma: +1

User Icon anonymous commented & provided feedback 3 years ago

On virtualbox 5.1.8 r111374 Qt5.5.1 and fedora 24 this kernel want boot up system, its hang on, would you tell me why?


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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
high
Karma
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Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
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Stable by Karma
3
Dates
submitted
3 years ago
in testing
3 years ago
in stable
3 years ago
BZ#1352140 [regression] [armv7] USB broken on BananaPi with kernel 4.6.3
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BZ#1384344 CVE-2016-5195 kernel: mm: privilege escalation via MAP_PRIVATE COW breakage
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BZ#1387080 CVE-2016-5195 kernel: mm: privilege escalation via MAP_PRIVATE COW breakage [fedora-all]
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Automated Test Results

Test Cases

-1 4 Test Case kernel regression