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Mandriva: Subject: [Security Announce] [ MDVA-2009:007 ] kernel Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake The security fix for CVE-2007-6716 in previous kernel update introduced a problem in directio, when calling pvcreate. This update provides an updated patch fixing it.

 Mandriva Linux Advisory                                   MDVA-2009:007

 Package : kernel
 Date    : January 7, 2009
 Affected: Corporate 4.0

 Problem Description:

 The security fix for CVE-2007-6716 in previous kernel update introduced
 a problem in directio, when calling pvcreate.
 This update provides an updated patch fixing it.

 Updated Packages:

 Corporate 4.0:
 736f584d99e579a5df7a3a10fda33c3e  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-
 1a9537407547d17d4b850ec2180577a8  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-BOOT-
 a1285e520d2568c965b50e3b61073925  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-doc-
 96021e12d5cf9b3f10d74b353ce63084  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-i586-up-1GB-
 35d226cc48dcfb67f0052982a71204aa  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-i686-up-4GB-
 0a46e1ed44dd287ca92e272fe016b976  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-smp-
 d851cd3327acf4e113db7f36aea3869e  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-source-
 60d90e10617df96a771aff84d5b92e69  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-source-stripped-
 629dc3ffc3a2e10c852fef8aaf7ce2f1  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-xbox-
 a7d5e481d7fc59105d60c057caf4c410  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-xen0-
 c0a567b8f3db7760cb2617f93c903387  corporate/4.0/i586/kernel-xenU- 
 27e9e38c91c12d946f040fc146a2d2bc  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/kernel-

 Corporate 4.0/X86_64:
 c2a1537f95557e60459a4ed08500b844  corporate/4.0/x86_64/kernel-
 2d80ac68db1c0a70b86a554cef0d6c6a  corporate/4.0/x86_64/kernel-BOOT-
 af77ce4f1d02f92b9dfabb8574d5ac65  corporate/4.0/x86_64/kernel-doc-
 33d643019457f0779c8f5f6e4b411f73  corporate/4.0/x86_64/kernel-smp-
 2473328541f80a13d97b852a2a415551  corporate/4.0/x86_64/kernel-source-
 779edb97147095b63566727df1da9029  corporate/4.0/x86_64/kernel-source-stripped-
 fd37f7447e736b690eb29f3521ba4eda  corporate/4.0/x86_64/kernel-xen0-
 e0560e6a87ebf66078a976375bfb4fb8  corporate/4.0/x86_64/kernel-xenU- 
 27e9e38c91c12d946f040fc146a2d2bc  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/kernel-

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact


 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
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