[El-errata] New updates available via Ksplice (ELSA-2013-0847-1)
Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux
el-errata at oss.oracle.com
Thu May 23 07:40:50 PDT 2013
Synopsis: ELSA-2013-0847-1 can now be patched using Ksplice
Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle Security Advisory, ELSA-2013-0847-1.
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack on EL 5 install these
On systems that have "autoinstall = yes" in /etc/uptrack/uptrack.conf,
these updates will be installed automatically and you do not need to
take any action.
Alternatively, you can install these updates by running:
# /usr/sbin/uptrack-upgrade -y
The only security fix in this advisory, CVE-2013-0153 only updates the
Xen hypervisor which is not part of the Linux kernel. Customers running
Xen hosts will need to reboot to get the latest hypervisor updates.
* Data corruption on NFSv3/v2 short reads.
Reading small amounts of data using NFSv3/v2 would cause data corruption in
the read data.
Ksplice support is available at ksplice-support_ww at oracle.com.
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