[El-errata] ELBA-2018-4212 : Oracle Linux 7 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel bug fix update (aarch64)

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Mon Sep 10 18:02:03 PDT 2018

Oracle Linux Bug Fix Advisory ELBA-2018-4212


The following updated rpms for Oracle Linux 7 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- CVE-2018-15471 XSA-270 Linux netback driver OOB access in hash 
handling (Jan Beulich)  [Orabug: 28460239]  {CVE-2018-15471}
- x86/paravirt: Fix spectre-v2 mitigations for paravirt guests (Peter 
Zijlstra)  [Orabug: 28474644]
- sym53c8xx: fix NULL pointer dereference panic in sym_int_sir() in 
sym_hipd.c (George Kennedy)  [Orabug: 28481892]
- xen-netfront: fix warn message as irq device name has '/' (Xiao Liang) 
  [Orabug: 28515370]
- xen-netfront: fix queue name setting (Vitaly Kuznetsov)  [Orabug: 
- uek-rpm: Enable MPLS suppoprt (Victor Erminpour)  [Orabug: 28550407]
- x86/spectrev2: Don't set mode to SPECTRE_V2_NONE when retpoline is 
available. (Boris Ostrovsky)  [Orabug: 28544532]

- uek-rpm: Show UEK Release Number in RPM summary (Victor Erminpour) 
[Orabug: 28328975]
- uek-rpm: aarch64: enable building SHA3 algorithms (Henry Willard) 
[Orabug: 28067833]
- uek-rpm: config-debug: Turn off torture testing by default (Knut 
Omang)  [Orabug: 28261889]
- nfsd: give out fewer session slots as limit approaches (J. Bruce 
Fields)  [Orabug: 28427496]
- nfsd: increase DRC cache limit (J. Bruce Fields)  [Orabug: 28427496]
- scsi: libsas: defer ata device eh commands to libata (Jason Yan) 
[Orabug: 28459683]  {CVE-2018-10021}
- Fix up non-directory creation in SGID directories (Linus Torvalds) 
[Orabug: 28459475]  {CVE-2018-13405}
- rds: Avoid compiler warning in ib_send.c (Knut Omang)  [Orabug: 28465601]
- uek-rpm: Enable perf stripped binary (Victor Erminpour)  [Orabug: 
- qla2xxx: Update the version to (Giridhar Malavali) 
[Orabug: 28497114]
- qla2xxx: Utilize complete local DMA buffer for DIF PI inforamtion. 
(Giridhar Malavali)  [Orabug: 28497114]
- qla2xxx: Correction to total data segment count when local DMA buffers 
used for DIF PI. (Giridhar Malavali)  [Orabug: 28497114]
- fuse: don't keep dead fuse_conn at fuse_fill_super(). (Tetsuo Handa) 
[Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: fix control dir setup and teardown (Miklos Szeredi)  [Orabug: 
- fuse: fix congested state leak on aborted connections (Tejun Heo) 
[Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: Allow fully unprivileged mounts (Eric W. Biederman)  [Orabug: 
- fuse: Ensure posix acls are translated outside of init_user_ns (Eric 
W. Biederman)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: define the filesystem as untrusted (Mimi Zohar)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- ima: fail file signature verification on non-init mounted filesystems 
(Mimi Zohar)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: add writeback documentation (Miklos Szeredi)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: honor AT_STATX_FORCE_SYNC (Miklos Szeredi)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: honor AT_STATX_DONT_SYNC (Miklos Szeredi)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: Restrict allow_other to the superblock's namespace or a 
descendant (Seth Forshee)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: Support fuse filesystems outside of init_user_ns (Eric W. 
Biederman)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: Fail all requests with invalid uids or gids (Eric W. Biederman) 
[Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: Remove the buggy retranslation of pids in fuse_dev_do_read (Eric 
W. Biederman)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: return -ECONNABORTED on /dev/fuse read after abort (Szymon 
Lukasz)  [Orabug: 28434194]
- fuse: atomic_o_trunc should truncate pagecache (Miklos Szeredi) 
[Orabug: 28434194]
- fs: fuse: account fuse_inode slab memory as reclaimable (Johannes 
Weiner)  [Orabug: 28434194]

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