Advisories ยป MGASA-2019-0295

Updated kernel packages fix various issues

Publication date: 16 Oct 2019
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 7


This kernel update is based on the upstream 5.3.6 and fixes several issues.

* a potential kernel crash by using suppress-prefix rule in ipv6 
* 3rdparty rtl8723/rtl8821ce drivers have been fixed to work with kernel
  5.3 series
* rtl8xxxu: Fix wifi low signal strength issue of RTL8723BU
* rtw88 and exfat drivers have been updated
* amdgpu: re-enable bulk moves

WireGuard has been updated to 0.0.20191012.

For other uptstream fixes in this update, see the referenced changelogs.