The 5.11.16 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 --refresh --advisory=FEDORA-2021-a963f04012

This update has been submitted for testing by jforbes.

a year ago

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

a year ago

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

a year ago
User Icon bretth commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Default & performance tests pass (KVM)

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

a year ago
User Icon itrymybest80 commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Default & performance regression tests PASS, libhugetlbfs & paxtest was skipped. Tested on x86_64, PRIME Z270-A, i5-7600K, 16GB DDR4, AMD RX 580 8GB (MESA 21.0.2-1) & 970 EVO M.2.

User Icon g6avk commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Works for me..
The enabled Default and Performance tests pass OK. AMD 965, x86_64 work station, SSD's > RAID1.
Plasma DE from Zawertun's COPR, X-server, nVidia GTX 650 (GK107) nVidia RPM's from RPMFusion (465.24.02)

User Icon geraldosimiao commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Works fine on Acer Aspire V3-571 v: V2.11 CPU: Quad Core Intel Core i7-3632QM GPU: Intel 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller KDE Plasma. No regressions found

This update has been pushed to testing.

a year ago

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

a year ago
User Icon akumar99 provided feedback a year ago
karma
User Icon atim provided feedback a year ago
karma
User Icon bojan commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Works.

User Icon copperi commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

works

User Icon pwalter commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Works fine in VirtualBox

User Icon renault commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Kernel tests passed on Lenovo E560, no regressions found

User Icon ibims commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Looks ok for me. Works on baremetal (non UEFI mode) AMD Ryzen5 3600, Mainboard MSI B450M Mortar Max with prop. nvidia driver from rpmfusion.org (GTX980 card) and with VirtualBox 6.1.20 from Oracle. Works with Gnome-Desktop (Xorg). Regression test passed (paxtest, selinux-dac-controls and libhugetlbfs skipped).

User Icon t3rm1n4l commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

works for me

User Icon kparal commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

no issues with Thinkpad T480s

User Icon ibims commented & provided feedback a year ago

One Question: Why is this update not in stable, but it was pushed to stable for F32 and F33?

This update has been submitted for stable by jforbes.

a year ago
User Icon ersen provided feedback a year ago
karma

This update has been pushed to stable.

a year ago
User Icon harshmangal commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Works fine - HP (8th Gen)

Architecture: x86_64
Model name: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8250U CPU @ 1.60GH
Memory: 8 GiB of RAM
Graphics card: Intel UHD Graphics 620
BZ#1951597 CVE-2021-29155 kernel: protection for sequences of pointer arithmetic operations against speculatively out-of-bounds loads can be bypassed to leak content of kernel memory [fedora-all]
User Icon harshmangal commented & provided feedback a year ago
karma

Works fine - HP (8th Gen)

Architecture: x86_64
Model name: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8250U CPU @ 1.60GH
Memory: 8 GiB of RAM
Graphics card: Intel UHD Graphics 620

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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
medium
Karma
15
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
disabled
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
a year ago
in testing
a year ago
in stable
a year ago
BZ#1948772 CVE-2021-23133 kernel: Race condition in sctp_destroy_sock list_del
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BZ#1951582 CVE-2021-23133 kernel: Race condition in sctp_destroy_sock list_del [fedora-all]
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0
BZ#1951595 CVE-2021-29155 kernel: protection for sequences of pointer arithmetic operations against speculatively out-of-bounds loads can be bypassed to leak content of kernel memory
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0
BZ#1951597 CVE-2021-29155 kernel: protection for sequences of pointer arithmetic operations against speculatively out-of-bounds loads can be bypassed to leak content of kernel memory [fedora-all]
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0

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0 9 Test Case kernel regression