The 5.8.9 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-2020-5920a7a0b2

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

a month ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'ignored'.

a month ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'waiting'.

a month ago

jforbes edited this update.

a month ago

This update's test gating status has been changed to 'ignored'.

a month ago
User Icon geraldosimiao commented & provided feedback a month ago
karma

works

User Icon bcl commented & provided feedback a month ago

partprobe works correctly with this kernel, thanks!

BZ#1878858 kernel 5.8.8 changes the return code for partition operations and breaks parted

This update has been pushed to testing.

a month ago
User Icon mriss commented & provided feedback a month ago
karma

This update can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

a month ago

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

a month ago

This update has been pushed to stable.

a month ago
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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
medium
Karma
3
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
disabled
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
a month ago
in testing
a month ago
in stable
a month ago
modified
a month ago
BZ#1877571 CVE-2020-25211 kernel: Local buffer overflow in ctnetlink_parse_tuple_filter in net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_netlink.c
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0
BZ#1877572 CVE-2020-25211 kernel: Local buffer overflow in ctnetlink_parse_tuple_filter in net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_netlink.c [fedora-all]
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0
BZ#1878858 kernel 5.8.8 changes the return code for partition operations and breaks parted
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Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0 1 Test Case kernel regression