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    RedHat: RHSA-2021-0184:01 Important: kernel security and bug fix update

    Date 19 Jan 2021
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    An update for kernel is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Extended Update Support. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
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                       Red Hat Security Advisory
    
    Synopsis:          Important: kernel security and bug fix update
    Advisory ID:       RHSA-2021:0184-01
    Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux
    Advisory URL:      https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2021:0184
    Issue date:        2021-01-19
    CVE Names:         CVE-2020-16166 CVE-2020-25211 
    =====================================================================
    
    1. Summary:
    
    An update for kernel is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1
    Extended Update Support.
    
    Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
    of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
    which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability
    from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
    
    2. Relevant releases/architectures:
    
    Red Hat CodeReady Linux Builder EUS (v. 8.1) - aarch64, ppc64le, x86_64
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux BaseOS EUS (v. 8.1) - aarch64, noarch, ppc64le, s390x, x86_64
    
    3. Description:
    
    The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux
    operating system.
    
    Security Fix(es):
    
    * kernel: Local buffer overflow in ctnetlink_parse_tuple_filter in
    net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_netlink.c (CVE-2020-25211)
    
    * kernel: information exposure in drivers/char/random.c and
    kernel/time/timer.c (CVE-2020-16166)
    
    For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
    score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE
    page(s) listed in the References section.
    
    Bug Fix(es):
    
    * RHEL8.1 - net/smc: fix silent data corruption in SMC (BZ#1882242)
    
    * RHEL8.1 - Random memory corruption may occur due to incorrect tlbflush
    (BZ#1899210)
    
    * RHEL8.3 Beta - RHEL8.3 hangs on dbginfo.sh execution, crash dump
    generated (mm-) (BZ#1903021)
    
    * [Azure][RHEL8] IP forwarding issue in netvsc (BZ#1904327)
    
    4. Solution:
    
    For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
    described in this advisory, refer to:
    
    https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258
    
    The system must be rebooted for this update to take effect.
    
    5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
    
    1865751 - CVE-2020-16166 kernel: information exposure in drivers/char/random.c and kernel/time/timer.c
    1877571 - CVE-2020-25211 kernel: Local buffer overflow in ctnetlink_parse_tuple_filter in net/netfilter/nf_conntrack_netlink.c
    
    6. Package List:
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux BaseOS EUS (v. 8.1):
    
    Source:
    kernel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.src.rpm
    
    aarch64:
    bpftool-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    bpftool-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-core-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-cross-headers-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debug-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debug-core-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debug-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debug-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debug-modules-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debug-modules-extra-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-common-aarch64-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-headers-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-modules-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-modules-extra-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-tools-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-tools-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-tools-libs-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    perf-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    python3-perf-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    python3-perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    
    noarch:
    kernel-abi-whitelists-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.noarch.rpm
    kernel-doc-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.noarch.rpm
    
    ppc64le:
    bpftool-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    bpftool-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-core-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-cross-headers-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debug-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debug-core-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debug-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debug-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debug-modules-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debug-modules-extra-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-common-ppc64le-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-headers-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-modules-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-modules-extra-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-tools-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-tools-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-tools-libs-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    perf-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    python3-perf-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    python3-perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    
    s390x:
    bpftool-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    bpftool-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-core-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-cross-headers-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-debug-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-debug-core-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-debug-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-debug-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-debug-modules-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-debug-modules-extra-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-common-s390x-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-headers-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-modules-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-modules-extra-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-tools-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-tools-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-zfcpdump-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-zfcpdump-core-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-zfcpdump-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-zfcpdump-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-zfcpdump-modules-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    kernel-zfcpdump-modules-extra-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    perf-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    python3-perf-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    python3-perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.s390x.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    bpftool-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    bpftool-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-core-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-cross-headers-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debug-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debug-core-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debug-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debug-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debug-modules-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debug-modules-extra-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-common-x86_64-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-headers-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-modules-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-modules-extra-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-tools-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-tools-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-tools-libs-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    perf-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    python3-perf-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    python3-perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    
    Red Hat CodeReady Linux Builder EUS (v. 8.1):
    
    aarch64:
    bpftool-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debug-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-common-aarch64-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-tools-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    kernel-tools-libs-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    python3-perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.aarch64.rpm
    
    ppc64le:
    bpftool-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debug-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-common-ppc64le-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-tools-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    kernel-tools-libs-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    python3-perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.ppc64le.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    bpftool-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debug-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-debuginfo-common-x86_64-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-tools-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    kernel-tools-libs-devel-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    python3-perf-debuginfo-4.18.0-147.38.1.el8_1.x86_64.rpm
    
    These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
    details on how to verify the signature are available from
    https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/
    
    7. References:
    
    https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-16166
    https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-25211
    https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important
    
    8. Contact:
    
    The Red Hat security contact is . More contact
    details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
    
    Copyright 2021 Red Hat, Inc.
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