FEDORA-2018-79d7c3d2df

security update in Fedora 27 for kernel and kernel-headers

Status: stable 9 months ago

The 4.17.17 stable kernel 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-2018-79d7c3d2df

Comments 7

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

This update has been pushed to testing.

no regressions noted

karma: +1

I installed this on my database VM and it seems to do queries still.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

This update has been submitted for batched by jforbes.

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

This update has been pushed to stable.


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#1610555 CVE-2018-15471 kernel: net: xen: Linux netback driver OOB access in hash handling (XSA-270)
#1618414 CVE-2018-15471 kernel: net: xen: Linux netback driver OOB access in hash handling (XSA-270) [fedora-all]
Test Case kernel regression
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 9 months ago
in testing 9 months ago
in stable 9 months ago

Related Bugs 2

00 #1610555 CVE-2018-15471 kernel: net: xen: Linux netback driver OOB access in hash handling (XSA-270)
00 #1618414 CVE-2018-15471 kernel: net: xen: Linux netback driver OOB access in hash handling (XSA-270) [fedora-all]

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

00 Test Case kernel regression