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RHSA-2008:0957 -- kernel security and bug fix update (Important)

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29265

Updated kernel packages that resolve several security issues and fix various bugs are now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5. This update has been rated as having important security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team. The original packages distributed with this errata had a bug which prevented the Xen kernel booting on older hardware. We have updated the packages to correct this bug.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • CentOS Linux 5
Class:
patch
Reference(s):
  • RHSA-2008:0957
  • CESA-2008:0957-CentOS 5
  • CVE-2006-5755
  • CVE-2007-5907
  • CVE-2008-2372
  • CVE-2008-3276
  • CVE-2008-3527
  • CVE-2008-3833
  • CVE-2008-4210
  • CVE-2008-4302
Product(s):
  • kernel