Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 13 for SLE 12 SP2
An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.
This update for the Linux Kernel 4.4.74-92_38 fixes several issues.
The following security bugs were fixed:
- CVE-2017-1000112: Updated patch for this issue to be in sync with the
other livepatches. Description of the issue: Prevent race condition in
net-packet code that could have been exploited by unprivileged users to
gain root access (bsc#1052368, bsc#1052311).
- CVE-2017-12762: In drivers/isdn/i4l/isdn_net.c a user-controlled buffer
was copied into a local buffer of constant size using strcpy without a
length check which can cause a buffer overflow (bsc#1053150).
To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12:
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-2017-1751=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 (x86_64):