FEDORA-2018-8484550fff

security update in Fedora 27 for kernel

Status: stable 2 months 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.

Comments 8

This update has been submitted for testing by jcline.

No regressions noted.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

x86_64, i3-2350M

karma: +1 critpath: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.

hp dc7900 works fine except that it crashes upon booting when the mini wifi TL-WN725N (rtl8188eus) starts detecting wifi.. following the error msg: unable to handle kernel NULL pointer deference at 0000000000..... With kernel 4.16.16-200.fc27.x86_64 the wifi works fine.

karma: +1 critpath: -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.


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#1597748 CVE-2018-13053 kernel: Integer overflow in the alarm_timer_nsleep function [fedora-all]
#1597760 CVE-2018-12896 kernel: Integer overflow in kernel/time/posix-timers.c [fedora-all]
#1597767 CVE-2018-13093 kernel: NULL pointer dereference in lookup_slow function [fedora-all]
#1597772 CVE-2018-13094 kernel: NULL pointer dereference in xfs_da_shrink_inode function [fedora-all]
#1597777 CVE-2018-13095 kernel: NULL pointer dereference in fs/xfs/libxfs/xfs_inode_buf.c [fedora-all]
#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]
#1599169 CVE-2018-13406 kernel: Integer overflow in drivers/video/fbdev/uvesafb.c:uvesafb_setcmap() allows for potential denial of service [fedora-all]
Test Case kernel regression
Does the system's basic functionality continue to work after this update?
Is the update generally functional?
Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
security
Update Severity
medium
Karma
+2
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Disabled
Dates
submitted 2 months ago
in testing 2 months ago
in stable 2 months 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