[El-errata] OVMSA-2019-0038 Important: Oracle VM 3.4 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update

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Tue Aug 6 13:44:11 PDT 2019

Oracle VM Security Advisory OVMSA-2019-0038

The following updated rpms for Oracle VM 3.4 have been uploaded to the 
Unbreakable Linux Network:



Description of changes:

- x86/speculation: Exclude ATOMs from speculation through SWAPGS (Thomas 
Gleixner) [Orabug: 29967571] {CVE-2019-1125}
- x86/speculation: Enable Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations (Josh Poimboeuf) 
[Orabug: 29967571] {CVE-2019-1125}
- x86/speculation: Prepare entry code for Spectre v1 swapgs mitigations 
(Josh Poimboeuf) [Orabug: 29967571] {CVE-2019-1125}

- mlx4_core: change log_num_{qp,rdmarc} with scale_profile (Mukesh 
Kacker) [Orabug: 30064080]

- scsi: storvsc: Fix scsi_cmd error assignments in storvsc_handle_error 
(Cathy Avery) [Orabug: 30052805]

- USB: check usb_get_extra_descriptor for proper size (Mathias Payer) 
[Orabug: 29755247] {CVE-2018-20169}
- rds: ib: Fix dereference of conn when NULL and cleanup thereof (Håkon 
Bugge) [Orabug: 29924849] - ext4: zero out the unused memory region in 
the extent tree block (Sriram Rajagopalan) [Orabug: 29925523] 
{CVE-2019-11833} {CVE-2019-11833}
- ip_sockglue: Fix missing-check bug in ip_ra_control() (Gen Zhang) 
[Orabug: 29926005] {CVE-2019-12381}
- ipv6_sockglue: Fix a missing-check bug in ip6_ra_control() (Gen Zhang) 
[Orabug: 29926057] {CVE-2019-12378}
- x86/microcode: fix x86_spec_ctrl_mask on late loading. (Mihai Carabas) 
[Orabug: 29941248] - net: rds: fix rds recv memory leak (Zhu Yanjun) 
[Orabug: 30034815]

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