security update in Fedora 25 for kernel

Status: stable 2 years ago

The 4.13.12 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.

It contains security fixes for CVE-2017-16532 and CVE-2017-16538.

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-2017-08a350c878

Comments 8

This update has been submitted for testing by jcline.

jcline edited this update.


karma: +1 critpath: +1 kernel regression: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.

works for me in a VM

karma: +1

This update has been submitted for batched by jcline.

This update has been submitted for stable by jcline.

This update has been pushed to stable.

Content Type
Test Gating
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Update Severity
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
submitted 2 years ago
in testing 2 years ago
in stable 2 years ago
modified 2 years ago

Related Bugs 6

00 #1490803 kvm-intel module is not loaded on boot and cannot be modprobed
00 #1498969 x86/mce: suspicious RCU usage
00 #1509461 Add patches to fix ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen5 touchpad
00 #1510826 CVE-2017-16538 kernel: general protection fault in drivers/media/usb/dvb-usb-v2/lmedm04.c
00 #1510835 CVE-2017-16532 kernel: Null pointer dereference in get_endpoints function in drivers/usb/misc/usbtest.c
00 #1510854 CVE-2017-16525 CVE-2017-16526 CVE-2017-16527 CVE-2017-16528 CVE-2017-16529 CVE-2017-16530 CVE-2017-16531 CVE-2017-16532 CVE-2017-16533 CVE-2017-16534 CVE-2017-16535 CVE-2017-16536 CVE-2017-16537 CVE-2017-16538 kernel: various flaws [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0+1 Test Case kernel regression