[El-errata] ELBA-2013-2591 Oracle Linux 6 unbreakable enterprise kernel bug fix update

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Wed Dec 18 14:11:20 PST 2013

Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2013-2591

The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 6 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- Revert "SPEC: Fix xen multiboot support" (Jerry Snitselaar) [Orabug: 
17792303] - kbuild: Set objects.builtin dependency to bzImage for 
CONFIG_CTF (Jerry Snitselaar) [Orabug: 17510915] - ubifs: wait for page 
writeback to provide stable pages (Jan Kara) [Orabug: 17939878] - ocfs2: 
wait for page writeback to provide stable pages (Jan Kara) [Orabug: 
17939878] - block: optionally snapshot page contents to provide stable 
pages during write (Darrick J. Wong) [Orabug: 17939878] - mm: only 
enforce stable page writes if the backing device requires it (Darrick J. 
Wong) [Orabug: 17939878] - bdi: allow block devices to say that they 
require stable page writes (Darrick J. Wong) [Orabug: 17939878] - 
netfilter: enable log target (Jerry Snitselaar) [Orabug: 17885348] - 
ip_output: do skb ufo init for peeked non ufo skb as well (Jiri Pirko) 
[Orabug: 17951078] {CVE-2013-4470}
- ip6_output: do skb ufo init for peeked non ufo skb as well (Jiri 
Pirko) [Orabug: 17951080] {CVE-2013-4470}
- KVM: x86: fix guest-initiated crash with x2apic (CVE-2013-6376) (Gleb 
Natapov) [Orabug: 17951067] {CVE-2013-6376}
- KVM: x86: Convert vapic synchronization to _cached functions 
(CVE-2013-6368) (Andy Honig) [Orabug: 17951071] {CVE-2013-6368}
- KVM: x86: Fix potential divide by 0 in lapic (CVE-2013-6367) (Andy 
Honig) [Orabug: 17951073] {CVE-2013-6367}
- HID: pantherlord: validate output report details (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 
17841973] {CVE-2013-2892}
- HID: zeroplus: validate output report details (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 
17841968] {CVE-2013-2889}
- HID: provide a helper for validating hid reports (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 
17841968] {CVE-2013-2889}
- KVM: Fix iommu map/unmap to handle memory slot moves (Alex Williamson) 
[Orabug: 17841960] {CVE-2013-4592}
- ansi_cprng: Fix off by one error in non-block size request (Jerry 
Snitselaar) [Orabug: 17837997] {CVE-2013-4345}
- HID: validate HID report id size (Kees Cook) [Orabug: 17841940] 
- ipv6: remove max_addresses check from ipv6_create_tempaddr (Hannes 
Frederic Sowa) [Orabug: 17841911] {CVE-2013-0343}
- ipv6: udp packets following an UFO enqueued packet need also be 
handled by UFO (Hannes Frederic Sowa) [Orabug: 17841928] {CVE-2013-4387}
- SPEC: Fix xen multiboot support (Zhigang Wang) [Orabug: 17792303]
- xen/smp: initialize IPI vectors before marking CPU online (Chuck 
Anderson) [Orabug: 17800009]
- cpu: make sure that cpu/online file created before KOBJ_ADD is emitted 
(Igor Mammedov) [Orabug: 17800009]
- cpu: fix "crash_notes" and "crash_notes_size" leaks in register_cpu() 
(Igor Mammedov) [Orabug: 17800009]
- sysfs: fix crash_notes_size build warning (Arnd Bergmann) [Orabug: 
- sysfs: Add crash_notes_size to export percpu note size (Zhang Yanfei) 
[Orabug: 17800009]
- PCI: Init NumVFs register to zero in sriov_init() (ethan.zhao) 
[Orabug: 17799296]
- PCI: Update NumVFs register when disabling SR-IOV (Yijing Wang) 
[Orabug: 17799296]
- xen/balloon: Set balloon's initial state to number of existing RAM 
pages (Boris Ostrovsky) [Orabug: 17798521]

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