Patch  oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20140108
RHSA-2014:0108: kernel security and bug fix update (Moderate)  

The kernel packages contain the Linux kernel, the core of any Linux operating system.
* It was found that the Xen hypervisor did not always lock 'page_alloc_lock' and 'grant_table.lock' in the same order. This could potentially lead to a deadlock. A malicious guest administrator could use this flaw to cause a denial of service on the host. (CVE-2013-4494, Moderate)
Red Hat would like to thank the Xen project for reporting this issue.
This update also fixes the following bugs:
* A recent patch to the CIFS code that introduced the NTLMSSP (NT LAN Manager Security Support Provider) authentication mechanism caused a regression in CIFS behavior. As a result of the regression, an encryption key that is returned during the SMB negotiation protocol response was only used for the first session that was created on the SMB client. Any subsequent mounts to the same server did not use the encryption key returned by the initial negotiation with the server. As a consequence, it was impossible to mount multiple SMB shares with different credentials to the same server. A patch has been applied to correct this problem so that an encryption key or a server challenge is now provided for every SMB session during the SMB negotiation protocol response. (BZ#1029865)
* The igb driver previously used a 16-bit mask when writing values of the flow control high-water mark to hardware registers on a network device. Consequently, the values were truncated on some network devices, disrupting the flow control. A patch has been applied to the igb driver so that it now uses a 32-bit mask as expected. (BZ#1041694)
* The IPMI driver did not properly handle kernel panic messages. Consequently, when a kernel panic occurred on a system that was utilizing IPMI without Kdump being set up, a second kernel panic could be triggered. A patch has been applied to the IPMI driver to fix this problem, and a message handler now properly waits for a response to panic event messages. (BZ#1049731)
All kernel users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain backported patches to correct these issues. The system must be rebooted for this update to take effect.
Create Date: 2014-01-29 Last Update Date: 2014-01-29

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

References

Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : All of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed
Linux : RPM Test :  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
redhat-release
version pattern match ^5[^\d]
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-PAE-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-PAE-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-PAE-devel
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-PAE-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-PAE-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-PAE-devel
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-headers is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-headers is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-headers
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-headers is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-headers is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-headers
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-devel
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-devel
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-PAE is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-PAE is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-PAE
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-PAE is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-PAE is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-PAE
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-xen is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-xen is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-xen
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-xen is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-xen is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-xen
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-kdump is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-kdump is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-kdump
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-kdump is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-kdump is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-kdump
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-debug is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-debug is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-debug
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-debug is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-debug is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-debug
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-doc is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-doc is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-doc
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-doc is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-doc is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-doc
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-debug-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-debug-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-debug-devel
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-debug-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-debug-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-debug-devel
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-kdump-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-kdump-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-kdump-devel
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-kdump-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-kdump-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-kdump-devel
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : kernel-xen-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-xen-devel is earlier than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-xen-devel
RPM Version less than 0:2.6.18-371.4.1.el5 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : kernel-xen-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  kernel-xen-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Linux : RPM Package 
kernel-xen-devel
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 

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