Advanced Search for Patches
Thepage allows you to search through patches by specific criteria.
All Fields— Search patches by synopsis, description, topic, or solution.
Patch Advisory— The name or the label of the patch.
Package Name— Search particular packages by name:
Results will be grouped by advisory. For example, searching for 'kernel' returns all package names containing the string
kernel, grouped by advisory.
CVE— The name assigned to the security advisory by the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) project at http://cve.mitre.org. For example:
To filter patch search results, check or uncheck the boxes next to the type of advisory:
Bug Fix Advisory — Patches that fix issues reported by users or discovered during development or testing.
Security Advisory — Patches fixing a security issue found during development, testing, or reported by users or a software security clearing house. A security advisory usually has one or more CVE names associated with each vulnerability found in each package.
Product Enhancement Advisory — Patches providing new features, improving functionality, or enhancing performance of a package.