Issue date: 2016-06-24
1. What's Included in This Update
This update includes a new Virtuozzo 6.0 kernel (2.6.32-042stab116.2) based on the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.7 kernel (2.6.32-573.26.1.el6). The new kernel contains a security fix.
2. Bug Fixes
- Corrupted offset could allow for arbitrary decrements in compat IPT_SO_SET_REPLACE setsockopt. The result could be kernel memory corruption, leading to elevation of privileges or kernel code execution. (CVE-2016-4997, CVE-2016-4998)
3. Obtaining the Update
You can download and install the update using the yum utility included in the Virtuozzo 6.0 distribution.
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