SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 30 for SLE 12 SP5)

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2022:1611-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1197344 
Cross-References:   CVE-2022-1011
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2022-1011 (NVD) : 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-1011 (SUSE): 7 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP5

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for the Linux Kernel 4.12.14-122_116 fixes one issue.

   The following security issue was fixed:

   - CVE-2022-1011: A use-after-free flaw was found in the FUSE filesystem in
     the way a user triggers write(). This flaw allowed a local user to gain
     unauthorized access to data from the FUSE filesystem, resulting in
     privilege escalation. (bsc#1197344)

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 Live Patching 12-SP5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP5-2022-1611=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP5 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):