Security update for the Linux Kernel

SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:0517-1
Rating: important
References: #1020048 #1024938
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1

  • An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.

    Description:



    The SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP1 kernel was updated to fix the following
    two issues:

    - CVE-2017-5970: Remote attackers could have potentially caused a denial
    of service by sending bad IP options on a socket (bsc#1024938)
    - Fix a regression in MD RAID1 which could have caused wrong data to be
    read (bsc#1020048)

    Patch Instructions:

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

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2017-267=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2017-267=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-267=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Public-Cloud-12-2017-267=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-2017-267=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-267=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • kernel-default-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-debugsource-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-extra-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-extra-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • kernel-obs-build-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-obs-build-debugsource-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1 (noarch):
      • kernel-docs-3.12.69-60.64.32.3
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
      • kernel-default-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-base-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-base-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-debugsource-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-devel-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-syms-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (noarch):
      • kernel-devel-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-macros-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-source-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • kernel-xen-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-xen-base-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-xen-base-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-xen-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-xen-debugsource-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-xen-devel-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 (s390x):
      • kernel-default-man-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 (x86_64):
      • kernel-ec2-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-ec2-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-ec2-debugsource-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-ec2-devel-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-ec2-extra-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-ec2-extra-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 (x86_64):
      • kgraft-patch-3_12_69-60_64_32-default-1-2.1
      • kgraft-patch-3_12_69-60_64_32-xen-1-2.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (noarch):
      • kernel-devel-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-macros-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-source-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • kernel-default-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-debugsource-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-devel-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-extra-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-default-extra-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-syms-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-xen-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-xen-debuginfo-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-xen-debugsource-3.12.69-60.64.32.1
      • kernel-xen-devel-3.12.69-60.64.32.1

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