Fedora Core 4 Update: kernel-2.6.14-1.1656_FC4

    Date27 Jan 2006
    CategoryFedora
    4762
    Posted ByJoe Shakespeare
    This update fixes several low-priority security problems that were discovered during the development of 2.6.15, and backported. Notably, CVE-2005-4605.
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2005-013
    2006-01-06
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    Product     : Fedora Core 4
    Name        : kernel
    Version     : 2.6.14                      
    Release     : 1.1656_FC4                  
    Summary     : The Linux kernel (the core of the Linux operating system)
    Description :
    The kernel package contains the Linux kernel (vmlinuz), the core of any
    Linux operating system.  The kernel handles the basic functions
    of the operating system:  memory allocation, process allocation, device
    input and output, etc.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    This update fixes several low-priority security problems
    that were discovered during the development of 2.6.15, and
    backported.
    
    Notably, CVE-2005-4605.
    
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    * Thu Jan  5 2006 Dave Jones  [2.6.14-1.1656_FC4]
    - Rebuild.
    
    * Tue Jan  3 2006 Dave Jones  [2.6.14-1.1655_FC4]
    - Small fixes from 2.6.15
      sysctl: don't overflow the user-supplied buffer with '0'
      sysctl: make sure to terminate strings with a NUL
      Insanity avoidance in /proc
    
    * Sun Jan  1 2006 Dave Jones 
    - Fix the ACPI whitelist date again.
    
    * Wed Dec 28 2005 Dave Jones 
    - Tighten permissions on /proc/pid/smaps. (#176687)
    
    * Wed Dec 28 2005 Dave Jones  [2.6.14-1.1654_FC4]
    - Fix usb storage oops. (#176576)
    - Fix ACPI owner_id limit.
    - Decrease stack usage in block layer.
    
    * Tue Dec 27 2005 Dave Jones 
    - 2.6.14.5
    - usbhid incorrectly claimed wacom penpartner tablet. (#161241)
    - Reinstate the y2k ACPI blacklist cutoff.
      It broke working suspend for apm users.
    
    * Fri Dec 16 2005 Dave Jones 
    - Rebase to final 2.6.14.4
    
    
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    This update can be downloaded from:
      http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/4/
    
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    This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
    launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.  
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