Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 850688
CVE-2012-3520 kernel: af_netlink: invalid handling of SCM_CREDENTIALS passing [fedora-all]
Last modified: 2012-08-30 21:03:21 EDT
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This is fixed in F17/F18/rawhide already. I believe F16 is the only release that needs it resolved still.
kernel-3.4.9-2.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-3.4.9-2.fc16'
as soon as you are able to, then reboot.
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kernel-3.4.9-2.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.