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[SECURITY] Fedora Core 5 Update: kernel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5



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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2006-499
2006-05-03
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Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : kernel
Version     : 2.6.16                      
Release     : 1.2107_FC5                  
Summary     : The Linux kernel (the core of the Linux operating system)
Description :
The kernel package contains the Linux kernel (vmlinuz), the core of any
Linux operating system.  The kernel handles the basic functions
of the operating system:  memory allocation, process allocation, device
input and output, etc.

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Update Information:

An update to the latest upstream -stable snapshot (2.6.16.13)

Among quite a few bug-fixes, are two security related fixes:

 Don't allow a backslash in a path component  (CVE-2006-1863)
 NETFILTER: SCTP conntrack: fix infinite loop (CVE-2006-1527)

Detailed changelogs of the last few point releases can be
found at:

http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.16.10
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.16.11
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.16.12
http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.16.13

Fedora specific changelog detailed below.

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* Tue May  2 2006 Dave Jones <davej redhat com> [2.6.16-1.2107_FC5]
- 2.6.16.13
* Mon May  1 2006 Dave Jones <davej redhat com>
- 2.6.16.12
* Tue Apr 25 2006 David Woodhouse <dwmw2 redhat com>
- Use check_legacy_ioport() even on 32-bit PPC kernel
* Tue Apr 25 2006 Dave Jones <davej redhat com>
- Enable DVB in the 586 kernel. (#188227)
- Fix up SCSI errors with mymusix usb mp3 player (#186187)
* Mon Apr 24 2006 Dave Jones <davej redhat com>
- 2.6.16.11

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This update can be downloaded from:
  http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/5/

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d6a215870871a339934b050692c833d73b1a0667  ppc/kernel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.ppc.rpm
841e83b725825b3a795bec6c0a14c1ea3635dd35  ppc/kernel-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.ppc.rpm
75557e647016fa3b04fdab58a273dae0b3d3d45d  ppc/kernel-smp-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.ppc.rpm
7befd3e878f7f04b60fe3acb4e0fab9768366f66  ppc/kernel-smp-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.ppc.rpm
7d43719318cec52d37b6a0f7c951cee1a9f2a4ae  ppc/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.ppc.rpm
2c3a0afc60d68d47ec73590898473cd9156b9eac  ppc/kernel-doc-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.noarch.rpm
6d7d779498bb21761ccee161008fbff863f1dd68  x86_64/kernel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.x86_64.rpm
e513cbc4e05b191c91d2e2209c4ec5d2e057dc4c  x86_64/kernel-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.x86_64.rpm
477ec5e40e83e037b828c419a245601fd333968e  x86_64/kernel-xen0-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.x86_64.rpm
192ca810f581526da6132afc07108c35c431b2d3  x86_64/kernel-xen0-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.x86_64.rpm
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88030c6411dae701d6eb7424741d3ef6754b2368  x86_64/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.x86_64.rpm
2c3a0afc60d68d47ec73590898473cd9156b9eac  x86_64/kernel-doc-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.noarch.rpm
e6ef3585092867d91b94d022a4c3599fc6615d24  i386/kernel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i586.rpm
bccec2b606a2775828daeb2ebdbcc0fd5dc150a4  i386/kernel-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i586.rpm
5a40572dbe7a6fc512e96450e9370564ada578af  i386/kernel-smp-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i586.rpm
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55c6d3903de0df74b1a7b2a896399eeec5e0538a  i386/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i586.rpm
5b2887fe8364654d402a25c215f7a3332c919dcc  i386/kernel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
c861fb045a9f72a281350afd31584449ec2b1528  i386/kernel-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
06998ed355679d3066b88960c24fcc1d93307b0c  i386/kernel-smp-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
94eb9ae143d5c2f19e4330a7f49918ac75daaa73  i386/kernel-smp-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
df6a27c970436ab10d0b1d602897b146ab5c1bf7  i386/kernel-xen0-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
1d27977ce0fe976c8a31635de7b3b999b22088df  i386/kernel-xen0-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
261dc38a4577b00c7b9b5e9dc3c9a51cc4aca859  i386/kernel-xenU-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
b46ea119e3c21e2ace4e25282023561190391420  i386/kernel-xenU-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
5c70d0fa635f0cff5ccaac38e8988fd0541cdd11  i386/kernel-kdump-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
107fbcaf87ba31e0dee2bf2e4c649f1b5b5a8768  i386/kernel-kdump-devel-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
bd372c707184e272a18eee5b19a50f4592d36539  i386/debug/kernel-debuginfo-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.i686.rpm
2c3a0afc60d68d47ec73590898473cd9156b9eac  i386/kernel-doc-2.6.16-1.2107_FC5.noarch.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.
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