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    Fedora 31: kernel FEDORA-2019-6a67ff8793

    Date 24 Oct 2019
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    The 5.3.7 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. The update also includes a fix for the [CVE-2019-17666](https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17666) security vulnerability regarding a buffer overflow in a Realtek wireless driver.
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2019-6a67ff8793
    2019-10-24 17:09:44.329572
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    Name        : kernel
    Product     : Fedora 31
    Version     : 5.3.7
    Release     : 301.fc31
    URL         : https://www.kernel.org/
    Summary     : The Linux kernel
    Description :
    The kernel meta package
    
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    Update Information:
    
    The 5.3.7 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. The
    update also includes a fix for the
    [CVE-2019-17666](https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-17666) security
    vulnerability regarding a buffer overflow in a Realtek wireless driver.
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1763692 - CVE-2019-17666 kernel: rtl_p2p_noa_ie in drivers/net/wireless/realtek/rtlwifi/ps.c in the Linux kernel lacks a certain upper-bound check, leading to a buffer overflow [fedora-all]
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1763692
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    This update can be installed with the "dnf" update program. Use
    su -c 'dnf upgrade --advisory FEDORA-2019-6a67ff8793' at the command
    line. For more information, refer to the dnf documentation available at
    https://dnf.readthedocs.io/en/latest/command_ref.html#upgrade-command-label
    
    All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the
    GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
    https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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