Upstream information

CVE-2016-3699 at MITRE

Description

The Linux kernel, as used in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 and when booted with UEFI Secure Boot enabled, allows local users to bypass intended Secure Boot restrictions and execute untrusted code by appending ACPI tables to the initrd.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate 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 7.4
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
CVSSv3 Version 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1001153 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 kernel-default In progress
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 kernel-source In progress
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 kernel-source-azure In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS ERICSSON kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS SAP kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-default In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-source In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-source-azure In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kernel-default In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kernel-source In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kernel-source-azure In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-default In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-source In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-source-azure In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-default In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source-azure In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kernel-default In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kernel-source In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kernel-source-azure In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kernel-default In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kernel-source In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kernel-source-azure In progress