Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 822825
CVE-2012-2373 kernel: mm: read_pmd_atomic: 32bit PAE pmd walk vs pmd_populate SMP race condition [fedora-all]
Last modified: 2012-09-07 23:48:27 EDT
This is an automatically created tracking bug! It was created to ensure
that one or more security vulnerabilities are fixed in affected Fedora
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http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel.mm/78936 went into the -mm tree for this. Needed on all Fedora branches.
Applied in Fedora git.
kernel-188.8.131.52-1.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15.
kernel-3.3.8-1.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
* 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-3.3.8-1.fc16'
as soon as you are able to, then reboot.
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kernel-3.3.8-1.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
kernel-184.108.40.206-1.fc15 has been pushed to the Fedora 15 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.