linux-ec2 2.6.32-309.18 source package in Ubuntu


linux-ec2 (2.6.32-309.18) lucid-security; urgency=low

  [ Stefan Bader ]

  * Rebased to 2.6.32-25.45

  [ Ubuntu: 2.6.32-25.45 ]

  * v4l: disable dangerous buggy compat function
    - CVE-2010-2963
  * Local privilege escalation vulnerability in RDS sockets
    - CVE-2010-3904
  * mm: (pre-stable) Move vma_stack_continue into mm.h
    - LP: #646114
  * net sched: fix some kernel memory leaks
    - CVE-2010-2942
  * irda: Correctly clean up self->ias_obj on irda_bind() failure.
    - CVE-2010-2954
  * wireless extensions: fix kernel heap content leak
    - CVE-2010-2955
  * KEYS: Fix RCU no-lock warning in keyctl_session_to_parent()
    - CVE-2010-2960
  * KEYS: Fix bug in keyctl_session_to_parent() if parent has no session
    - CVE-2010-2960
  * aio: check for multiplication overflow in do_io_submit
    - CVE-2010-3067
  * xfs: prevent reading uninitialized stack memory
    - CVE-2010-3078
  * ALSA: seq/oss - Fix double-free at error path of snd_seq_oss_open()
    - CVE-2010-3080
  * niu: Fix kernel buffer overflow for ETHTOOL_GRXCLSRLALL
    - CVE-2010-3084
  * rose: Fix signedness issues wrt. digi count.
    - CVE-2010-3310
  * sctp: Do not reset the packet during sctp_packet_config().
    - CVE-2010-3432
  * Fix pktcdvd ioctl dev_minor range check
    - CVE-2010-3437
  * ALSA: prevent heap corruption in snd_ctl_new()
    - CVE-2010-3442
  * net sched: fix kernel leak in act_police
    - CVE-2010-3477
  * Fix out-of-bounds reading in sctp_asoc_get_hmac()
    - CVE-2010-3705
  * ocfs2: Don't walk off the end of fast symlinks.
    - CVE-2010-NNN2
 -- Stefan Bader <email address hidden>   Mon, 18 Oct 2010 10:01:36 +0200

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Stefan Bader on 2010-10-18
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linux-ec2-doc: Linux kernel specific documentation for version 2.6.32

 This package provides the various documents in the 2.6.32 kernel
 Documentation/ subdirectory. These document kernel subsystems, APIs, device
 drivers, and so on. See
 /usr/share/doc/linux-ec2-doc/00-INDEX for a list of what is
 contained in each file.

linux-ec2-source-2.6.32: Linux kernel source for version 2.6.32 with Ubuntu patches

 This package provides the source code for the Linux kernel version
 This package is mainly meant for other packages to use, in order to build
 custom flavours.
 If you wish to use this package to create a custom Linux kernel, then it
 is suggested that you investigate the package kernel-package, which has
 been designed to ease the task of creating kernel image packages.
 If you are simply trying to build third-party modules for your kernel,
 you do not want this package. Install the appropriate linux-headers
 package instead.

linux-headers-2.6.32-309: Header files related to Linux kernel version 2.6.32

 This package provides kernel header files for version 2.6.32, for sites
 that want the latest kernel headers. Please read
 /usr/share/doc/linux-headers-2.6.32-309/debian.README.gz for details

linux-headers-2.6.32-309-ec2: Linux kernel headers for version 2.6.32 on x86/x86_64

 This package provides kernel header files for version 2.6.32 on
 This is for sites that want the latest kernel headers. Please read
 /usr/share/doc/linux-headers-2.6.32-309/debian.README.gz for details.

linux-image-2.6.32-309-ec2: Linux kernel image for version 2.6.32 on x86/x86_64

 This package contains the Linux kernel image for version 2.6.32 on
 Also includes the corresponding file, the modules built by the
 packager, and scripts that try to ensure that the system is not left in an
 unbootable state after an update.
 Supports Generic processors.
 Geared toward desktop systems.
 You likely do not want to install this package directly. Instead, install
 the linux-ec2 meta-package, which will ensure that upgrades work
 correctly, and that supporting packages are also installed.