[El-errata] New updates available via Ksplice (ELSA-2015-3021)
Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux
el-errata at oss.oracle.com
Wed Apr 1 07:23:24 PDT 2015
Synopsis: ELSA-2015-3021 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-2015-3021.
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack on EL 6 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
* CVE-2015-1421: Privilege escalation in SCTP INIT collisions.
Missing reference counting could result in a use-after-free during an
INIT collision when establishing an SCTP socket. A remote attacker
could use this flaw to trigger a denial-of-service or potentially gain
Ksplice support is available at ksplice-support_ww at oracle.com.
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