Upstream information

CVE-2015-8963 at MITRE

Description

Race condition in kernel/events/core.c in the Linux kernel before 4.4 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) by leveraging incorrect handling of an swevent data structure during a CPU unplug operation.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.6 5.2
Vector AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:C
Access Vector Network Local
Access Complexity High High
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact Complete Partial
Integrity Impact Complete Partial
Availability Impact Complete Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1010502 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12 SP1
  • kernel-zfcpdump >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP1-2017-238
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-238
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_69-60_64_29-default >= 1-4.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_69-60_64_29-xen >= 1-4.1
  • kgraft-patch-SLE12-SP1_Update_12 >= 1-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-2017-238
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-ec2-extra >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2017-238
SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2017-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time Extension 12 SP1
  • kernel-compute >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-compute-base >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-compute-devel >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-compute_debug >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-compute_debug-devel >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-devel-rt >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-rt >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-rt-base >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-rt-devel >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-rt_debug >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-rt_debug-devel >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-source-rt >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
  • kernel-syms-rt >= 3.12.69-60.30.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-RT-12-SP1-2017-202
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-238
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_66-default >= 1-2.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_66-xen >= 1-2.1
  • kgraft-patch-SLE12_Update_19 >= 1-2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_66-default >= 1-2.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_66-xen >= 1-2.1
  • kgraft-patch-SLE12_Update_19 >= 1-2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-238
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12-LTSS
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.61-52.66.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_66-default >= 1-2.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_66-xen >= 1-2.1
  • kgraft-patch-SLE12_Update_19 >= 1-2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-247
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.3
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-238
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.69-60.64.29.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2017-238
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • drbd >= 8.4.6-12.2
  • drbd-debugsource >= 8.4.6-12.2
  • drbd-kmp-default >= 8.4.6_k4.1.36_38-12.2
  • drbd-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 8.4.6_k4.1.36_38-12.2
  • drbd-kmp-pv >= 8.4.6_k4.1.36_38-12.2
  • drbd-kmp-pv-debuginfo >= 8.4.6_k4.1.36_38-12.2
  • drbd-kmp-xen >= 8.4.6_k4.1.36_38-12.2
  • drbd-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 8.4.6_k4.1.36_38-12.2
  • hdjmod >= 1.28-28.2
  • hdjmod-debugsource >= 1.28-28.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-default >= 1.28_k4.1.36_38-28.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 1.28_k4.1.36_38-28.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-pae >= 1.28_k4.1.36_38-28.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 1.28_k4.1.36_38-28.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-pv >= 1.28_k4.1.36_38-28.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-pv-debuginfo >= 1.28_k4.1.36_38-28.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-xen >= 1.28_k4.1.36_38-28.2
  • hdjmod-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 1.28_k4.1.36_38-28.2
  • ipset >= 6.25.1-9.2
  • ipset-debuginfo >= 6.25.1-9.2
  • ipset-debugsource >= 6.25.1-9.2
  • ipset-devel >= 6.25.1-9.2
  • ipset-kmp-default >= 6.25.1_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • ipset-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 6.25.1_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • ipset-kmp-pae >= 6.25.1_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • ipset-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 6.25.1_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • ipset-kmp-pv >= 6.25.1_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • ipset-kmp-pv-debuginfo >= 6.25.1_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • ipset-kmp-xen >= 6.25.1_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • ipset-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 6.25.1_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • kernel-debug >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-debug-base >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-debug-base-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-debug-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-debug-debugsource >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-debug-devel >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-debug-devel-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-default >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-default-base-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-default-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-default-debugsource >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-devel >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-docs >= 4.1.36-38.2
  • kernel-docs-html >= 4.1.36-38.2
  • kernel-docs-pdf >= 4.1.36-38.2
  • kernel-ec2 >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-ec2-base >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-ec2-base-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-ec2-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-ec2-debugsource >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-macros >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-obs-build >= 4.1.36-38.2
  • kernel-obs-build-debugsource >= 4.1.36-38.2
  • kernel-obs-qa >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pae >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pae-base >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pae-base-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pae-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pae-debugsource >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pae-devel >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pv >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pv-base >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pv-base-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pv-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pv-debugsource >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-pv-devel >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-source >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-source-vanilla >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-syms >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-vanilla >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-vanilla-debugsource >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-vanilla-devel >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-xen >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-xen-base-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-xen-debuginfo >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-xen-debugsource >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 4.1.36-38.1
  • libipset3 >= 6.25.1-9.2
  • libipset3-debuginfo >= 6.25.1-9.2
  • lttng-modules >= 2.7.0-6.2
  • lttng-modules-debugsource >= 2.7.0-6.2
  • lttng-modules-kmp-default >= 2.7.0_k4.1.36_38-6.2
  • lttng-modules-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 2.7.0_k4.1.36_38-6.2
  • lttng-modules-kmp-pv >= 2.7.0_k4.1.36_38-6.2
  • lttng-modules-kmp-pv-debuginfo >= 2.7.0_k4.1.36_38-6.2
  • pcfclock >= 0.44-270.2
  • pcfclock-debuginfo >= 0.44-270.2
  • pcfclock-debugsource >= 0.44-270.2
  • pcfclock-kmp-default >= 0.44_k4.1.36_38-270.2
  • pcfclock-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 0.44_k4.1.36_38-270.2
  • pcfclock-kmp-pae >= 0.44_k4.1.36_38-270.2
  • pcfclock-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 0.44_k4.1.36_38-270.2
  • pcfclock-kmp-pv >= 0.44_k4.1.36_38-270.2
  • pcfclock-kmp-pv-debuginfo >= 0.44_k4.1.36_38-270.2
  • vhba-kmp >= 20140928-9.2
  • vhba-kmp-debugsource >= 20140928-9.2
  • vhba-kmp-default >= 20140928_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • vhba-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 20140928_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • vhba-kmp-pae >= 20140928_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • vhba-kmp-pae-debuginfo >= 20140928_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • vhba-kmp-pv >= 20140928_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • vhba-kmp-pv-debuginfo >= 20140928_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • vhba-kmp-xen >= 20140928_k4.1.36_38-9.2
  • vhba-kmp-xen-debuginfo >= 20140928_k4.1.36_38-9.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-1428


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 kernel-source Affected