30 January 2017
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA256 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2017.0262 SUSE Security Update: Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 4 for SLE 12 SP2 30 January 2017 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: kernel Publisher: SUSE Operating System: SUSE Impact/Access: Denial of Service -- Existing Account Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2016-10088 Reference: ESB-2017.0244 ESB-2017.0181 ESB-2017.0176 - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- SUSE Security Update: Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 4 for SLE 12 SP2 ______________________________________________________________________________ Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:0307-1 Rating: important References: #1019079 Cross-References: CVE-2016-10088 Affected Products: SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 ______________________________________________________________________________ An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available. Description: This update for the Linux Kernel fixes one security issue: - CVE-2016-10088: The sg implementation in the Linux kernel did not properly restrict write operations in situations where the KERNEL_DS option is set, which allowed local users to read or write to arbitrary kernel memory locations or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) by leveraging access to a /dev/sg device (bsc#1017710). 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-12-2017-162=1 To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch". Package List: - SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 (x86_64): kgraft-patch-4_4_38-93-default-2-2.1 References: https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-10088.html https://bugzilla.suse.com/1019079 - --------------------------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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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. As AusCERT did not write the document quoted above, AusCERT has had no control over its content. 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