Recommended update for microcode_ctl

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for microcode_ctl
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2013:1615-1
Rating: moderate
References: #841723
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2

  • An update that has one recommended fix can now be installed.

    Description:


    This update provides Intel's CPU microcode version 20130906.

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Recommended Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-microcode_ctl-8414
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-microcode_ctl-8414
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-microcode_ctl-8413
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch slessp2-microcode_ctl-8413
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware LTSS:
      zypper in -t patch slessp1-microcode_ctl-8415
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS:
      zypper in -t patch slessp1-microcode_ctl-8415
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp3-microcode_ctl-8414
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp2-microcode_ctl-8413

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • microcode_ctl-1.17-102.68.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64):
    • microcode_ctl-1.17-102.68.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • microcode_ctl-1.17-102.57.62.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64):
    • microcode_ctl-1.17-102.57.62.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware LTSS (i586 x86_64):
    • microcode_ctl-1.17-102.57.62.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS (i586 x86_64):
    • microcode_ctl-1.17-102.57.62.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64):
    • microcode_ctl-1.17-102.68.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64):
    • microcode_ctl-1.17-102.57.62.1

    References:

    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/841723
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=57b30794bc8e71b20ed97e4e8a4d271c
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=82faa1bc5faab5ec33bdf36c10951c19
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=d0ed3dc459928bb4171df106ae602760