Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 949946
CVE-2013-1929 Kernel: tg3: length overflow in VPD firmware parsing [fedora-all]
Last modified: 2013-04-11 19:32:05 EDT
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This was fixed in 3.8.6 with commit a3f6fd302bab90e11c1d7952c3565e3f3c244824. F17/F18 are already on 3.8.6 and F19/F20 have the upstream version of it already as well.
We'll submit updates for F17/F18 for this today.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing kernel-3.8.6-203.fc18'
as soon as you are able to, then reboot.
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kernel-3.8.6-203.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.