[El-errata] New updates available via Ksplice (RHSA-2016:1033)
Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux
el-errata at oss.oracle.com
Thu May 12 12:57:45 PDT 2016
Synopsis: RHSA-2016:1033 can now be patched using Ksplice
Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle kernel update, RHSA-2016:1033.
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack on EL 7 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-2016-0758: Privilege escalation in ASN.1 DER decoder.
A flaw in the ASN.1 DER decoder could allow a local, unprivileged user
to use a maliciously crafted X.509 certificate DER file to crash the
system or, potentially, escalate privileges.
Ksplice support is available at ksplice-support_ww at oracle.com.
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