[Oraclevm-errata] OVMSA-2016-0162 Important: Oracle VM 3.4 Unbreakable Enterprise kernel security update

Errata Announcements for Oracle VM oraclevm-errata at oss.oracle.com
Mon Nov 21 09:04:10 PST 2016

Oracle VM Security Advisory OVMSA-2016-0162

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



Description of changes:

- acpi: Disable ACPI table override if securelevel is set (Linn 
Crosetto)  [Orabug: 25058966]  {CVE-2016-3699}
- aacraid: Check size values after double-fetch from user (Dave Carroll) 
  [Orabug: 25060060]  {CVE-2016-6480} {CVE-2016-6480}
- audit: fix a double fetch in audit_log_single_execve_arg() (Paul 
Moore)  [Orabug: 25059969]  {CVE-2016-6136}
- ecryptfs: don't allow mmap when the lower fs doesn't support it (Jeff 
Mahoney)  [Orabug: 25023269]  {CVE-2016-1583} {CVE-2016-1583}
- Revert "ecryptfs: forbid opening files without mmap handler" (Chuck 
Anderson)  [Orabug: 24971921]  {CVE-2016-1583}
- percpu: fix synchronization between synchronous map extension and 
chunk destruction (Tejun Heo)  [Orabug: 25060084]  {CVE-2016-4794}
- percpu: fix synchronization between chunk->map_extend_work and chunk 
destruction (Tejun Heo)  [Orabug: 25060084]  {CVE-2016-4794}
- ALSA: timer: Fix leak in events via snd_timer_user_tinterrupt (Kangjie 
Lu)  [Orabug: 25059898]  {CVE-2016-4578}
- ALSA: timer: Fix leak in events via snd_timer_user_ccallback (Kangjie 
Lu)  [Orabug: 25059898]  {CVE-2016-4578}
- ALSA: timer: Fix leak in SNDRV_TIMER_IOCTL_PARAMS (Kangjie Lu) 
[Orabug: 25059752]  {CVE-2016-4569}
- Bluetooth: Fix potential NULL dereference in RFCOMM bind callback 
(Jaganath Kanakkassery)  [Orabug: 25058894]  {CVE-2015-8956}
- ASN.1: Fix non-match detection failure on data overrun (David Howells) 
  [Orabug: 25059037]  {CVE-2016-2053}
- mm: migrate dirty page without clear_page_dirty_for_io etc (Hugh 
Dickins)  [Orabug: 25059188]  {CVE-2016-3070}

- uek-rpm ol7: change uek-rpm/ol7/update-el release value from 7.1 to 
7.3 (Chuck Anderson)  [Orabug: 25050614]

More information about the Oraclevm-errata mailing list