SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 29 for SLE 12)
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:1029-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1076017 #1083488 #1085114 #1085447 
Cross-References:   CVE-2017-13166 CVE-2018-1000004 CVE-2018-1068
                    CVE-2018-7566
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
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   An update that fixes four vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

   This update for the Linux Kernel 3.12.61-52_106 fixes several issues.

   The following security issues were fixed:

   - CVE-2017-13166: An elevation of privilege vulnerability was fixed in the
     kernel v4l2 video driver. (bsc#1085447).
   - CVE-2018-1068: A flaw was found in the Linux kernels implementation of
     32-bit syscall interface for bridging. This allowed a privileged user to
     arbitrarily write to a limited range of kernel memory (bsc#1085114).
   - CVE-2018-1000004: A race condition vulnerability existed in the sound
     system, which could lead to a deadlock and denial of service condition
     (bsc#1076017)


Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-697=1



Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (x86_64):

      kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_106-default-4-2.1
      kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_106-xen-4-2.1


References:

   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-13166.html
   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-1000004.html
   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-1068.html
   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-7566.html
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1076017
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1083488
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1085114
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1085447

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SUSE: 2018:1029-1: important: the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 29 for SLE 12)

April 20, 2018
An update that fixes four vulnerabilities is now available.

Summary

This update for the Linux Kernel 3.12.61-52_106 fixes several issues. The following security issues were fixed: - CVE-2017-13166: An elevation of privilege vulnerability was fixed in the kernel v4l2 video driver. (bsc#1085447). - CVE-2018-1068: A flaw was found in the Linux kernels implementation of 32-bit syscall interface for bridging. This allowed a privileged user to arbitrarily write to a limited range of kernel memory (bsc#1085114). - CVE-2018-1000004: A race condition vulnerability existed in the sound system, which could lead to a deadlock and denial of service condition (bsc#1076017) Patch Instructions: To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch". Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS: zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-697=1 Package List: - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (x86_64): kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_106-default-4-2.1 kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_106-xen-4-2.1

References

#1076017 #1083488 #1085114 #1085447

Cross- CVE-2017-13166 CVE-2018-1000004 CVE-2018-1068

CVE-2018-7566

Affected Products:

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-13166.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-1000004.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-1068.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-7566.html

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1076017

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1083488

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1085114

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1085447

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Severity
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:1029-1
Rating: important

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