Bug 1302673 - CVE-2016-2070 kernel: potential division by zero in TCP code [fedora-all]
CVE-2016-2070 kernel: potential division by zero in TCP code [fedora-all]
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Kernel Maintainer List
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: CVE-2016-2070
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Reported: 2016-01-28 06:22 EST by Vladis Dronov
Modified: 2016-02-09 10:08 EST (History)
8 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2016-02-09 10:08:09 EST
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Description Vladis Dronov 2016-01-28 06:22:52 EST
This is an automatically created tracking bug!  It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected versions
of Fedora.

For comments that are specific to the vulnerability please use bugs filed
against the "Security Response" product referenced in the "Blocks" field.

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[bug automatically created by: add-tracking-bugs]
Comment 1 Vladis Dronov 2016-01-28 06:23:00 EST
Use the following template to for the 'fedpkg update' request to submit an
update for this issue as it contains the top-level parent bug(s) as well as
this tracking bug.  This will ensure that all associated bugs get updated
when new packages are pushed to stable.


# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)

# testing, stable

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for CVE-2016-2070

# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds

# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable

# Suggest that users restart after update


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Comment 2 Vladis Dronov 2016-01-28 06:25:12 EST
commit 3759824d introduced the flaw in v4.3-rc1.
an upstream fix is in since v4.4:

Comment 3 Josh Boyer 2016-01-28 08:25:10 EST
(In reply to Vladis Dronov from comment #2)
> commit 3759824d introduced the flaw in v4.3-rc1.
> an upstream fix is in since v4.4:
> http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/
> ?id=8b8a321ff72c785ed5e8b4cf6eda20b35d427390

That is queued for the 4.3.5 stable release, which is scheduled to come out tomorrow.  We likely are not going to be doing a build for F22 or F23 before then so we will pick it up with 4.3.5.

Rawhide already has the fix.
Comment 4 Josh Boyer 2016-02-09 10:08:09 EST
4.3.5 went stable yesterday.  This is fixed.

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