01 November 2016
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2016.2556 SUSE Security Update: Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 7 for SLE 12 SP1 1 November 2016 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: kernel Publisher: SUSE Operating System: SUSE Impact/Access: Root Compromise -- Existing Account Denial of Service -- Remote/Unauthenticated Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2016-8666 CVE-2016-5195 Reference: ASB-2016.0097 ESB-2016.2551 ESB-2016.2550 ESB-2016.2534 ESB-2016.2518 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- SUSE Security Update: Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 7 for SLE 12 SP1 ______________________________________________________________________________ Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:2673-1 Rating: important References: #1001486 #1001487 #1004419 Cross-References: CVE-2016-5195 CVE-2016-8666 Affected Products: SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 ______________________________________________________________________________ An update that solves two vulnerabilities and has one errata is now available. Description: This update for the Linux Kernel 3.12.62-60_62 fixes several issues. The following security bugs were fixed: - CVE-2016-5195: A local privilege escalation using MAP_PRIVATE was fixed, which is reportedly exploited in the wild (bsc#1004419). - CVE-2016-8666: The IP stack in the Linux kernel allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (stack consumption and panic) or possibly have unspecified other impact by triggering use of the GRO path for packets with tunnel stacking, as demonstrated by interleaved IPv4 headers and GRE headers, a related issue to CVE-2016-7039 (bsc#1001486). Patch Instructions: To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: - SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12: zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-2016-1574=1 To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch". Package List: - SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 (x86_64): kgraft-patch-3_12_62-60_62-default-3-5.1 kgraft-patch-3_12_62-60_62-xen-3-5.1 References: https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-5195.html https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-8666.html https://bugzilla.suse.com/1001486 https://bugzilla.suse.com/1001487 https://bugzilla.suse.com/1004419 - -- - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to email@example.com and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. 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