The 4.18.9 stable update contains a number of important fixes across the tree.


The 4.18.8 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-2018-d77cc41f35

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

3 years ago

This update has obsoleted kernel-headers-4.18.8-100.fc27, and has inherited its bugs and notes.

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

Seems to be working fine, here.

This update has been pushed to testing.

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

works for me on x86_64, Intel Xeon E3-1246 v3 Haswell

karma: +1

BZ#1631205 CVE-2018-17182 kernel: Use-after-free in the vmacache_flush_all function resulting in a possible privilege escalation
BZ#1631206 CVE-2018-17182 kernel: Use-after-free in the vmacache_flush_all function resulting in a possible privilege escalation [fedora-all]
User Icon toshio commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

Works and fixes https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1627963 for my Kensington Wireless Expert Mouse

BZ#1627963 kernel 4.18.5-200 breaks some mice
User Icon dhgutteridge commented & provided feedback 3 years ago
karma

No regressions noted.

This update has been submitted for batched by jforbes.

3 years ago

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

3 years ago

This update has been pushed to stable.

3 years ago

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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
high
Karma
3
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
disabled
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
3 years ago
in testing
3 years ago
in stable
3 years ago
BZ#1572944 4.16.4-200.fc27.x86_64 takes minutes to finish crng init on some systems
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0
BZ#1627963 kernel 4.18.5-200 breaks some mice
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1
BZ#1628715 Elan touchpad unable to perform right-click in kernel later than 4.17.19-200.fc28
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0
BZ#1631205 CVE-2018-17182 kernel: Use-after-free in the vmacache_flush_all function resulting in a possible privilege escalation
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1
BZ#1631206 CVE-2018-17182 kernel: Use-after-free in the vmacache_flush_all function resulting in a possible privilege escalation [fedora-all]
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1

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0 1 Test Case kernel regression