Upstream information

CVE-2018-9056 at MITRE

Description

Systems with microprocessors utilizing speculative execution may allow unauthorized disclosure of information to an attacker with local user access via a side-channel attack on the directional branch predictor, as demonstrated by a pattern history table (PHT), aka BranchScope.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Pending

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.7
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 5.6 5.9
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N
Access Vector Local Local
Access Complexity High High
Privileges Required Low None
User Interaction None None
Scope Changed Changed
Confidentiality Impact High High
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact None None
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1087110 [NEW]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


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Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated.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 CaaS Platform 4.5 kernel-default Affected
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.5 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Enterprise Storage 7 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP4 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 ESPOS kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 ESPOS kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP4 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.0 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Micro 5.1 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP4 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP4 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP4 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-default Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel-source Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 kernel-source Affected
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 SP2 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 BCL kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 BCL kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2 LTSS kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP4 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP4 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Storage 7.1 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.1 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.1 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.3 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.1 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.2 kernel-source Affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 kernel-default Affected
SUSE Manager Server 4.3 kernel-source Affected