Upstream information

CVE-2016-1570 at MITRE

Description

The PV superpage functionality in arch/x86/mm.c in Xen 3.4.0, 3.4.1, and 4.1.x through 4.6.x allows local PV guests to obtain sensitive information, cause a denial of service, gain privileges, or have unspecified other impact via a crafted page identifier (MFN) to the (1) MMUEXT_MARK_SUPER or (2) MMUEXT_UNMARK_SUPER sub-op in the HYPERVISOR_mmuext_op hypercall or (3) unknown vectors related to page table updates.

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
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 8.5
Vector AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 960861 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4
  • xen >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.4.4_02_3.0.101_68-32.1
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.4.4_02_3.0.101_68-32.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
Patchnames:
sledsp4-xen-12492
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • xen >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.4.4_02_k3.12.55_52.42-22.19.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2016-779
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • xen >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.5.2_06_k3.12.53_60.30-7.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-508
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2
  • xen >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
  • xen-libs >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 GA xen
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • xen >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
  • xen-libs >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 GA xen
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2-LTSS
  • xen >= 4.1.6_08-26.1
  • xen-devel >= 4.1.6_08-26.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.1.6_08-26.1
  • xen-doc-pdf >= 4.1.6_08-26.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.1.6_08_3.0.101_0.7.37-26.1
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.1.6_08_3.0.101_0.7.37-26.1
  • xen-kmp-trace >= 4.1.6_08_3.0.101_0.7.37-26.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.1.6_08-26.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.1.6_08-26.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.1.6_08-26.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.1.6_08-26.1
Patchnames:
slessp2-xen-12530
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3-LTSS
  • xen >= 4.2.5_20-24.9
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.2.5_20-24.9
  • xen-doc-pdf >= 4.2.5_20-24.9
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.2.5_20_3.0.101_0.47.79-24.9
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.2.5_20_3.0.101_0.47.79-24.9
  • xen-libs >= 4.2.5_20-24.9
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.2.5_20-24.9
  • xen-tools >= 4.2.5_20-24.9
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.2.5_20-24.9
Patchnames:
slessp3-xen-12639
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • xen >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.4.4_02_3.0.101_68-32.1
  • xen-kmp-pae >= 4.4.4_02_3.0.101_68-32.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-xen-12492
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
  • xen >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.4.4_02_k3.12.55_52.42-22.19.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2016-779
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
  • xen >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.5.2_06_k3.12.53_60.30-7.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-508
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2
  • xen >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
  • xen-libs >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
  • xen-tools >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 GA xen
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
  • xen >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
  • xen-libs >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
  • xen-tools >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 GA xen
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • xen >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
  • xen-devel >= 4.4.4_02-32.1
Patchnames:
sdksp4-xen-12492
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12
  • xen >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
  • xen-devel >= 4.4.4_02-22.19.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2016-779
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • xen >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
  • xen-devel >= 4.5.2_06-7.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-508
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2
  • xen-devel >= 4.7.0_12-23.4
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP2 GA xen-devel
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • xen-devel >= 4.9.0_08-2.2
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 GA xen-devel
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • xen >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-debugsource >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-devel >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-kmp-default >= 4.5.2_06_k4.1.15_8-12.1
  • xen-kmp-default-debuginfo >= 4.5.2_06_k4.1.15_8-12.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-libs-debuginfo >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-libs-debuginfo-32bit >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-tools-debuginfo >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
  • xen-tools-domU-debuginfo >= 4.5.2_06-12.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-413
openSUSE Leap 42.2
  • xen >= 4.7.0_12-1.6
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.7.0_12-1.6
  • xen-libs >= 4.7.0_12-1.6
  • xen-tools >= 4.7.0_12-1.6
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.7.0_12-1.6
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.2 GA xen
openSUSE Leap 42.3
  • xen >= 4.9.0_08-2.1
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.9.0_08-2.1
  • xen-libs >= 4.9.0_08-2.1
  • xen-tools >= 4.9.0_08-2.1
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.9.0_08-2.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 42.3 GA xen
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • xen >= 4.7.0_12-1.3
  • xen-devel >= 4.7.0_12-1.3
  • xen-doc-html >= 4.7.0_12-1.3
  • xen-libs >= 4.7.0_12-1.3
  • xen-libs-32bit >= 4.7.0_12-1.3
  • xen-tools >= 4.7.0_12-1.3
  • xen-tools-domU >= 4.7.0_12-1.3
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA xen


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP4 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 11 SP2 xen Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP2 xen Released