Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 6 for SLE 12 SP2
|References:||#1031481 #1031660 #1039496|
An update that solves one vulnerability and has two fixes is now available.
This update for the Linux Kernel 4.4.49-92_14 fixes several issues.
The following security bugs were fixed:
- CVE-2017-1000364: An issue was discovered in the size of the stack guard
page on Linux, specifically a 4k stack guard page is not sufficiently
large and can be "jumped" over (the stack guard page is bypassed)
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-12-2017-1196=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 (x86_64):