[El-errata] New Ksplice updates for RHCK 6 (ELSA-2019-0415)
Errata Announcements for Oracle Linux
el-errata at oss.oracle.com
Thu Feb 28 04:05:25 PST 2019
Synopsis: ELSA-2019-0415 can now be patched using Ksplice
Users with Oracle Linux Premier Support can now use Ksplice to patch
against the latest Oracle kernel update, ELSA-2019-0415.
INSTALLING THE UPDATES
We recommend that all users of Ksplice Uptrack running RHCK 6 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-2018-10902: Privilege escalation in ALSA rawmidi ioctl.
Race conditions in the SNDRV_RAWMIDI_IOCTL_PARAMS ioctl code could result
in memory corruption. This could be exploited to cause a privilege
escalation by a local user with permissions to access the MIDI device.
Ksplice support is available at ksplice-support_ww at oracle.com.
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