The 5.3.7 update contains a number of important fixes across the tree. The update also includes a fix for the CVE-2019-17666 security vulnerability regarding a buffer overflow in a Realtek wireless driver.

Reboot Required
After installing this update it is required that you reboot your system to ensure the changes supplied by this update are applied properly.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --refresh --advisory=FEDORA-2019-6a67ff8793

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User Icon ibims commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
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works in a Guest-OS on a VirtualBox 6.0.14 Host (Fedora 30).

User Icon frantisekz commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
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Works fine on T470s

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2 years ago

This update can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

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User Icon pbrobinson commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
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Works fine on x86 (cloud/VM), and numerous aarch64/ARMv7 devices

adamwill edited this update.

New build(s):

  • kernel-5.3.7-301.fc31

Removed build(s):

  • kernel-5.3.7-300.fc31

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This update has been submitted for testing by adamwill.

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User Icon imabug provided feedback 2 years ago
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This update has been pushed to testing.

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User Icon atim provided feedback 2 years ago
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This update can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

2 years ago

This update has been submitted for stable by labbott.

2 years ago

This update has been pushed to stable.

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User Icon mikoim commented & provided feedback 2 years ago
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It works on ThinkPad X1 Carbon 4th.


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Metadata
Type
security
Severity
high
Karma
3
Signed
Content Type
RPM
Test Gating
Settings
Unstable by Karma
-3
Stable by Karma
disabled
Stable by Time
disabled
Dates
submitted
2 years ago
in testing
2 years ago
in stable
2 years ago
modified
2 years ago
BZ#1763692 CVE-2019-17666 kernel: rtl_p2p_noa_ie in drivers/net/wireless/realtek/rtlwifi/ps.c in the Linux kernel lacks a certain upper-bound check, leading to a buffer overflow [fedora-all]
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Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0 3 Test Case kernel regression