[El-errata] New Ksplice updates for UEKR4 4.1.12 on OL6 and OL7 (ELSA-2018-4087)
Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux
el-errata at oss.oracle.com
Thu May 3 04:10:09 PDT 2018
Synopsis: ELSA-2018-4087 can now be patched using Ksplice
Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle Linux Security Advisory, ELSA-2018-4087.
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack running UEKR4 4.1.12 on
OL6 and OL7 install these updates.
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-2018-1000199: Denial-of-service in hardware breakpoints.
Incorrect validation of a ptrace hardware breakpoint could result in
corrupted kernel state. A local, unprivileged user could use this flaw
to crash the system or potentially, escalate privileges.
Ksplice support is available at ksplice-support_ww at oracle.com.
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