Upstream information

CVE-2015-2666 at MITRE

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the get_matching_model_microcode function in arch/x86/kernel/cpu/microcode/intel_early.c in the Linux kernel before 4.0 allows context-dependent attackers to gain privileges by constructing a crafted microcode header and leveraging root privileges for write access to the initrd.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This issue affects SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 and openSUSE versions. SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 and older products are not affected.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 922944 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12
  • kernel-zfcpdump >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-2015-269
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-269
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 GA kernel-default
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_43-52_6-default >= 1-2.3
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_43-52_6-xen >= 1-2.3
  • kgraft-patch-SLE12_Update_5 >= 1-2.3
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-2015-269
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-ec2-extra >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2015-269
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-269
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.49-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 GA kernel-default
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-269
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.43-52.6.2
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.43-52.6.2
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-269
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.49-11.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.49-11.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1 GA kernel-docs
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.43-52.6.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-2015-269
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.49-11.1
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1 GA kernel-default-extra
openSUSE 13.1
  • cloop >= 2.639-11.23.2
  • cloop-debuginfo >= 2.639-11.23.2
  • cloop-debugsource >= 2.639-11.23.2
  • cloop-kmp-default >= 2.639_k3.11.10_34-11.23.2
  • cloop-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 2.639_k3.11.10_34-11.23.2
  • cloop-kmp-desktop >= 2.639_k3.11.10_34-11.23.2
  • cloop-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 2.639_k3.11.10_34-11.23.2
  • cloop-kmp-pae >= 2.639_k3.11.10_34-11.23.2
  • cloop-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 2.639_k3.11.10_34-11.23.2
  • cloop-kmp-xen >= 2.639_k3.11.10_34-11.23.2
  • cloop-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 2.639_k3.11.10_34-11.23.2
  • crash >= 7.0.2-2.23.7
  • crash-debuginfo >= 7.0.2-2.23.7
  • crash-debugsource >= 7.0.2-2.23.7
  • crash-devel >= 7.0.2-2.23.7
  • crash-doc >= 7.0.2-2.23.7
  • crash-eppic >= 7.0.2-2.23.7
  • crash-eppic-debuginfo >= 7.0.2-2.23.7
  • crash-gcore >= 7.0.2-2.23.7
  • crash-gcore-debuginfo >= 7.0.2-2.23.7
  • crash-kmp-default >= 7.0.2_k3.11.10_34-2.23.7
  • crash-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 7.0.2_k3.11.10_34-2.23.7
  • crash-kmp-desktop >= 7.0.2_k3.11.10_34-2.23.7
  • crash-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 7.0.2_k3.11.10_34-2.23.7
  • crash-kmp-pae >= 7.0.2_k3.11.10_34-2.23.7
  • crash-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 7.0.2_k3.11.10_34-2.23.7
  • crash-kmp-xen >= 7.0.2_k3.11.10_34-2.23.7
  • crash-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 7.0.2_k3.11.10_34-2.23.7
  • hdjmod >= 1.28-16.23.2
  • hdjmod-debugsource >= 1.28-16.23.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-default >= 1.28_k3.11.10_34-16.23.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 1.28_k3.11.10_34-16.23.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-desktop >= 1.28_k3.11.10_34-16.23.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 1.28_k3.11.10_34-16.23.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-pae >= 1.28_k3.11.10_34-16.23.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 1.28_k3.11.10_34-16.23.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-xen >= 1.28_k3.11.10_34-16.23.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 1.28_k3.11.10_34-16.23.2
  • ipset >= 6.21.1-2.27.2
  • ipset-debuginfo >= 6.21.1-2.27.2
  • ipset-debugsource >= 6.21.1-2.27.2
  • ipset-devel >= 6.21.1-2.27.2
  • ipset-kmp-default >= 6.21.1_k3.11.10_34-2.27.2
  • ipset-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 6.21.1_k3.11.10_34-2.27.2
  • ipset-kmp-desktop >= 6.21.1_k3.11.10_34-2.27.2
  • ipset-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 6.21.1_k3.11.10_34-2.27.2
  • ipset-kmp-pae >= 6.21.1_k3.11.10_34-2.27.2
  • ipset-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 6.21.1_k3.11.10_34-2.27.2
  • ipset-kmp-xen >= 6.21.1_k3.11.10_34-2.27.2
  • ipset-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 6.21.1_k3.11.10_34-2.27.2
  • iscsitarget >= 1.4.20.3-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-debuginfo >= 1.4.20.3-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-debugsource >= 1.4.20.3-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-kmp-default >= 1.4.20.3_k3.11.10_34-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 1.4.20.3_k3.11.10_34-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-kmp-desktop >= 1.4.20.3_k3.11.10_34-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 1.4.20.3_k3.11.10_34-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-kmp-pae >= 1.4.20.3_k3.11.10_34-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 1.4.20.3_k3.11.10_34-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-kmp-xen >= 1.4.20.3_k3.11.10_34-13.23.2
  • iscsitarget-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 1.4.20.3_k3.11.10_34-13.23.2
  • kernel-debug >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-debug-base >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-debug-base-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-debug-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-debug-debugsource >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-debug-devel >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-debug-devel-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-default >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-default-base-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-default-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-default-debugsource >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-default-devel-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-desktop >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-desktop-base >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-desktop-base-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-desktop-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-desktop-debugsource >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-desktop-devel >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-desktop-devel-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-devel >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-docs >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-ec2-base-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-ec2-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-ec2-debugsource >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-pae >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-pae-base >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-pae-base-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-pae-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-pae-debugsource >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-pae-devel-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-source >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-source-vanilla >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.11.10-34.1
  • kernel-trace >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-trace-base >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-trace-base-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-trace-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-trace-debugsource >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-trace-devel >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-trace-devel-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-vanilla >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-vanilla-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-vanilla-debugsource >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-vanilla-devel >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-vanilla-devel-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-xen >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-xen-base-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-xen-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-xen-debugsource >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • kernel-xen-devel-debuginfo >= 3.11.10-34.2
  • libipset3 >= 6.21.1-2.27.2
  • libipset3-debuginfo >= 6.21.1-2.27.2
  • ndiswrapper >= 1.58-23.1
  • ndiswrapper-debuginfo >= 1.58-23.1
  • ndiswrapper-debugsource >= 1.58-23.1
  • ndiswrapper-kmp-default >= 1.58_k3.11.10_34-23.1
  • ndiswrapper-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 1.58_k3.11.10_34-23.1
  • ndiswrapper-kmp-desktop >= 1.58_k3.11.10_34-23.1
  • ndiswrapper-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 1.58_k3.11.10_34-23.1
  • ndiswrapper-kmp-pae >= 1.58_k3.11.10_34-23.1
  • ndiswrapper-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 1.58_k3.11.10_34-23.1
  • pcfclock >= 0.44-258.23.1
  • pcfclock-debuginfo >= 0.44-258.23.1
  • pcfclock-debugsource >= 0.44-258.23.1
  • pcfclock-kmp-default >= 0.44_k3.11.10_34-258.23.1
  • pcfclock-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 0.44_k3.11.10_34-258.23.1
  • pcfclock-kmp-desktop >= 0.44_k3.11.10_34-258.23.1
  • pcfclock-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 0.44_k3.11.10_34-258.23.1
  • pcfclock-kmp-pae >= 0.44_k3.11.10_34-258.23.1
  • pcfclock-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 0.44_k3.11.10_34-258.23.1
  • python-virtualbox >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • python-virtualbox-debuginfo >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • vhba-kmp >= 20130607-2.24.1
  • vhba-kmp-debugsource >= 20130607-2.24.1
  • vhba-kmp-default >= 20130607_k3.11.10_34-2.24.1
  • vhba-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 20130607_k3.11.10_34-2.24.1
  • vhba-kmp-desktop >= 20130607_k3.11.10_34-2.24.1
  • vhba-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 20130607_k3.11.10_34-2.24.1
  • vhba-kmp-pae >= 20130607_k3.11.10_34-2.24.1
  • vhba-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 20130607_k3.11.10_34-2.24.1
  • vhba-kmp-xen >= 20130607_k3.11.10_34-2.24.1
  • vhba-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 20130607_k3.11.10_34-2.24.1
  • virtualbox >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-debuginfo >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-debugsource >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-devel >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-kmp-default >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-kmp-desktop >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-kmp-pae >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-tools >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-tools-debuginfo >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-x11 >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-guest-x11-debuginfo >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-host-kmp-default >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-host-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-host-kmp-desktop >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-host-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-host-kmp-pae >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-host-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 4.2.36_k3.11.10_34-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-host-source >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-qt >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-qt-debuginfo >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-websrv >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • virtualbox-websrv-debuginfo >= 4.2.36-2.56.1
  • xen >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-debugsource >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-devel >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.3.4_10_k3.11.10_34-57.1
  • xen-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 4.3.4_10_k3.11.10_34-57.1
  • xen-kmp-desktop >= 4.3.4_10_k3.11.10_34-57.1
  • xen-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 4.3.4_10_k3.11.10_34-57.1
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.3.4_10_k3.11.10_34-57.1
  • xen-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 4.3.4_10_k3.11.10_34-57.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-libs-debuginfo >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-libs-debuginfo-32bit >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-tools-debuginfo >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-tools-domU-debuginfo >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-xend-tools >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xen-xend-tools-debuginfo >= 4.3.4_10-57.1
  • xtables-addons >= 2.3-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-debuginfo >= 2.3-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-debugsource >= 2.3-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-kmp-default >= 2.3_k3.11.10_34-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 2.3_k3.11.10_34-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-kmp-desktop >= 2.3_k3.11.10_34-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-kmp-desktop-debuginfo >= 2.3_k3.11.10_34-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-kmp-pae >= 2.3_k3.11.10_34-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 2.3_k3.11.10_34-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-kmp-xen >= 2.3_k3.11.10_34-2.23.1
  • xtables-addons-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 2.3_k3.11.10_34-2.23.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-124


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP3 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 kernel-source Released