Bug 771387 - CVE-2011-4622 kernel: kvm: pit timer with no irqchip crashes the system [fedora-all]
CVE-2011-4622 kernel: kvm: pit timer with no irqchip crashes the system [fedo...
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Kernel Maintainer List
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: Security, SecurityTracking
Depends On: 770102
Blocks: CVE-2011-4622
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Reported: 2012-01-03 10:23 EST by Josh Boyer
Modified: 2012-01-07 18:05 EST (History)
8 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: kernel-3.1.7-1.fc16
Doc Type: Release Note
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Clone Of: 770102
Last Closed: 2012-01-07 18:05:07 EST
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Description Josh Boyer 2012-01-03 10:23:11 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #770102 +++

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--- Additional comment from jwboyer@redhat.com on 2012-01-03 10:07:37 EST ---

This is fixed in linux-next.  I'll backport the patch across all 3 branches.
Comment 1 Josh Boyer 2012-01-03 10:32:43 EST
Fixed in Fedora git.  Will be in the next F16 kernel update.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2012-01-03 17:53:18 EST
kernel-3.1.7-1.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2012-01-05 16:05:56 EST
Package kernel-3.1.7-1.fc16:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing kernel-3.1.7-1.fc16'
as soon as you are able to, then reboot.
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then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2012-01-07 18:05:07 EST
kernel-3.1.7-1.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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