[El-errata] New Ksplice updates for RHCK 5 (ELSA-2017-0323)
Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux
el-errata at oss.oracle.com
Sat Feb 25 12:52:57 PST 2017
Synopsis: ELSA-2017-0323 can now be patched using Ksplice
CVEs: CVE-2017-2634 CVE-2017-6074
Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle Linux Security Advisory, ELSA-2017-0323.
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack running RHCK 5 install
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-2017-6074: Denial-of-service when using IPV6_RECVPKTINFO socket option.
A logic error when using IPV6_RECVPKTINFO socket option could lead to a
use-after-free. A local user could use this flaw to cause a
* CVE-2017-2634: Remote denial-of-service in DCCP protocol over IPv6.
Incorrect handling of IPv6 connections when using DCCP could result in
memory corruption. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash the
Ksplice support is available at ksplice-support_ww at oracle.com.
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