Upstream information

CVE-2016-9588 at MITRE

Description

arch/x86/kvm/vmx.c in the Linux kernel through 4.9 mismanages the #BP and #OF exceptions, which allows guest OS users to cause a denial of service (guest OS crash) by declining to handle an exception thrown by an L2 guest.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 2.1 4.9
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity Low Low
Authentication None None
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact Partial Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.5 3.5
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Local Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required Low Low
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3.1
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 1015703 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 1017512 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Build System Kit 12 SP1
  • kernel-zfcpdump >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-BSK-12-SP1-2017-831
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-831
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_74-60_64_40-default >= 1-4.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_74-60_64_40-xen >= 1-4.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-2017-831
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12
  • kernel-ec2 >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-ec2-devel >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-ec2-extra >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2017-749
SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2017-831
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP1
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-831
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-default-man >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_72-default >= 1-2.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_72-xen >= 1-2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-749
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12
  • kernel-default >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-default-base >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-default-devel >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-devel >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-macros >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-source >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-syms >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-xen >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-xen-base >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kernel-xen-devel >= 3.12.61-52.72.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_72-default >= 1-2.1
  • kgraft-patch-3_12_61-52_72-xen >= 1-2.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-749
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP1
  • kernel-docs >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.4
  • kernel-obs-build >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-831
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12 SP1
  • kernel-default-extra >= 3.12.74-60.64.40.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2017-831


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 Already fixed
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 kernel-source Already fixed
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SLES for SAP Applications kernel-default Unsupported
SLES for SAP Applications kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Enterprise Storage 5 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for SAP Enterprise Search kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP2 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP3 kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP3 kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 kgraft-patch-SLE12-SP1_Update_15 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP2 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP2 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 kernel-ec2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 SP1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 15 SP2 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service Image Server 12 SP2 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service Image Server 12 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 12 SP4 kernel-source-rt Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 12 SP5 kernel-source-rt Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Unsupported
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 SP1 LTSS kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ESPOS kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 ESPOS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP2 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP3 kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP3 kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-default Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 kernel-source Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 kernel-default Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 7 kernel-source Released
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kernel-default Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kernel-source Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 kernel-default Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 kernel-source Not affected
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 kernel-source-azure Not affected
SUSE Real Time Module 15 SP1 kernel-source-rt Unsupported
SUSE Real Time Module 15 SP2 kernel-source-rt Not affected