Security update for Linux kernel (kernel-source)
(Last modified: 15AUG2003)
solutions Security update for Linux kernel (kernel-source) SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (02e7b099b2c0340eee73df3b0fd4c02d)
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA32
SuSE Linux Office Server
kernel-sourcepackage and is only necessary if you compile your own kernel.
- fix possible denial of service attack (DoS) in the routing code
- fix possible attack by an unpriviledged user via
- fix bad side effects of initial
- fix problem with ECC reporting garbage in
- fix kernel panic caused by
MSS > MTU
- fix console redirect bug
- fix IPC lock race
execve()file read race vulnerability
- fix several race conditions in
- fix possible DoS in netfilter code
- fix possible DoS in NFSv3 code (CAN-2003-0619)
kernel-source. It does not directly fix the vulnerability, but it provides the kernel sources for administrators who wish to compile their kernel on their own. The fixed binary kernel RPM packages are contained in different patches.
rpm -Uvh kernel-source.rpm
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