[El-errata] New Ksplice updates for UEKR3 3.8.13 on OL6 and OL7 (ELSA-2018-4215)
Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux
el-errata at oss.oracle.com
Fri Oct 19 08:14:32 PDT 2018
Synopsis: ELSA-2018-4215 can now be patched using Ksplice
CVEs: CVE-2018-3620 CVE-2018-3646
Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle Linux Security Advisory, ELSA-2018-4215.
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack running UEKR3 3.8.13 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-2018-3620, CVE-2018-3646: Information leak in Intel CPUs under terminal fault.
A flaw in terminal fault handling on Intel CPUs could result in
information leaks across privilege boundaries including between
processes on a system or between virtual machines.
Ksplice support is available at ksplice-support_ww at oracle.com.
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