Fedora 22: kernel Security Update

    Date01 Feb 2016
    CategoryFedora
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Update to latest upstream stable release, Linux v4.3.4. Elan touchpad fixes. ---- Update to 4.3.y stable series. Fixes across the tree.
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2016-5d43766e33
    2016-02-01 02:27:04.521036
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    Name        : kernel
    Product     : Fedora 22
    Version     : 4.3.4
    Release     : 200.fc22
    URL         : http://www.kernel.org/
    Summary     : The Linux kernel
    Description :
    The kernel meta package
    
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    Update Information:
    
    Update to latest upstream stable release, Linux v4.3.4.  Elan touchpad fixes.
    ----  Update to 4.3.y stable series.  Fixes across the tree.
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    References:
    
      [ 1 ] Bug #1297813 - CVE-2013-4312 kernel: File descriptors passed over unix sockets are not properly accounted
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1297813
      [ 2 ] Bug #1296253 - CVE-2016-0723 kernel: Kernel memory disclosure and crash in tty layer
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1296253
      [ 3 ] Bug #1300731 - CVE-2015-8787 kernel: Missing NULL pointer check in nf_nat_redirect_ipv4
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1300731
      [ 4 ] Bug #1292045 - CVE-2015-8569 kernel: Information leak from getsockname
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1292045
      [ 5 ] Bug #1292840 - CVE-2015-8575 kernel: information leak in sco_sock_bind()
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1292840
      [ 6 ] Bug #1295287 - CVE-2015-8709 Kernel: ptrace: potential privilege escalation in user namespaces
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1295287
      [ 7 ] Bug #1284847 - CVE-2015-7513 Kernel: kvm: divide by zero issue leads to DoS
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1284847
      [ 8 ] Bug #1296466 - CVE-2015-7566 kernel: Crash on invalid USB device descriptors in visor driver
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1296466
      [ 9 ] Bug #1297389 - CVE-2015-8767 kernel: SCTP denial of service during timeout
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1297389
      [ 10 ] Bug #1297475 - CVE-2016-0728 kernel: Possible use-after-free vulnerability in keyring facility
            https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1297475
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use
    su -c 'yum update kernel' at the command line.
    For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
    available at https://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.
    
    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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