security update in Fedora 28 for kernel

Status: stable a year ago

The v4.17.5 update contains 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-2018-50075276e8

Comments 15

This update has been submitted for testing by jcline.

x86_64, i3-2350M

karma: +1 critpath: +1

Works for me.. Regression tests pass OK.
x86_64 work station, Plasma DE, X-server, nVidia card GTX 650 (GK107) + nVidia RPM's from Negativo17.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

Should we also start 4.17.6 build?

karma: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.

No regressions on T450s, XS35GTv2 and a VM.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

Works on Thinkpad X250

karma: +1 critpath: +1

works, but Kernel 4.17.6 is out and built in koji. I think it will appear here soon

karma: +1 critpath: +1

paxtest failed

karma: +1

critpath: +1
karma: +1 critpath: +1

This update has been submitted for batched by jcline.

This update has been submitted for stable by jcline.

wfm on i7-5820K. no regressions noted.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

This update has been pushed to stable.

It works for basic stuff, but whenever I try to use a Virtual Machine, it freezes and crashes.

karma: -1
Content Type
Test Gating
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Update Type
Update Severity
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
submitted a year ago
in testing a year ago
in stable a year ago

Related Bugs 7

00 #1597748 CVE-2018-13053 kernel: Integer overflow in the alarm_timer_nsleep function [fedora-all]
00 #1597760 CVE-2018-12896 kernel: Integer overflow in kernel/time/posix-timers.c [fedora-all]
00 #1597767 CVE-2018-13093 kernel: NULL pointer dereference in lookup_slow function [fedora-all]
00 #1597772 CVE-2018-13094 kernel: NULL pointer dereference in xfs_da_shrink_inode function [fedora-all]
00 #1597777 CVE-2018-13095 kernel: NULL pointer dereference in fs/xfs/libxfs/xfs_inode_buf.c [fedora-all]
00 #1599162 CVE-2018-13405 kernel: Missing check in fs/inode.c:inode_init_owner() does not clear SGID bit on non-directories for non-members [fedora-all]
00 #1599169 CVE-2018-13406 kernel: Integer overflow in drivers/video/fbdev/uvesafb.c:uvesafb_setcmap() allows for potential denial of service [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

00 Test Case kernel regression