Mageia 2019-0388: kernel security update

    Date13 Dec 2019
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    This update provides an update to 5.4 series kernels, currently based on upstream 5.4.2, adding support for new hardware and features, and fixing atleast the following security issue: KVM: x86: fix out-of-bounds write in KVM_GET_EMULATED_CPUID
    MGASA-2019-0388 - Updated kernel packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 14 Dec 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0388.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-19332
    
    This update provides an update to 5.4 series kernels, currently based on
    upstream 5.4.2, adding support for new hardware and features, and fixing
    atleast the following security issue:
    
    KVM: x86: fix out-of-bounds write in KVM_GET_EMULATED_CPUID
    (CVE-2019-19332)
    
    WireGuard has been updated to 0.0.20191205.
    
    xtables-addons have been updated to 3.7 for kernel 5.4 support.
    
    For other fixes and features in this update, see the referenced changelogs.
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25834
    - https://kernelnewbies.org/Linux_5.4
    - https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.4.1
    - https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v5.x/ChangeLog-5.4.2
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-19332
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/kernel-5.4.2-1.mga7
    - 7/core/wireguard-tools-0.0.20191205-1.mga7
    - 7/core/kmod-virtualbox-6.0.14-10.mga7
    - 7/core/xtables-addons-3.7-1.mga7
    - 7/core/kmod-xtables-addons-3.7-1.mga7
    - 7/core/ldetect-lst-0.6.7-1.mga7
    

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