Fedora 28: kernel-tools Security Update

    Date23 Jun 2018
    CategoryFedora
    1605
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    The 4.17.2 kernel rebase contains new drivers, new features, and a number of important fixes across the tree.
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2018-2c6bd93875
    2018-06-23 20:45:47.529065
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    Name        : kernel-tools
    Product     : Fedora 28
    Version     : 4.17.2
    Release     : 200.fc28
    URL         : http://www.kernel.org/
    Summary     : Assortment of tools for the Linux kernel
    Description :
    This package contains the tools/ directory from the kernel source
    and the supporting documentation.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    The 4.17.2 kernel rebase contains new drivers, new features, and a number of
    important fixes across the tree.
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Mon Jun 18 2018 Justin M. Forbes  - 4.17.2-200
    - Linux v4.17.2 Rebase
    * Tue May 22 2018 Jeremy Cline  - 4.16.0-302
    - Backport a second patch for kvm_stat Python 3 support
    * Sat Apr 28 2018 Jeremy Cline  - 4.16.0-301
    - Bump the release so it's higher than F27
    * Sat Apr 28 2018 Jeremy Cline  - 4.16.0-2
    - Backport a fix for Python 3 compatibility
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1582358 - CVE-2018-11412 kernel: out-of-bounds memcpy in fs/ext4/inline.c:ext4_read_inline_data() with crafted ext4 image
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1582358
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    This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
    su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2018-2c6bd93875' at the command
    line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
    http://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label
    
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