Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 11 for SLE 12 SP3)

SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 11 for SLE 12 SP3)
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:1246-1
Rating: important
References: #1090036
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP3

  • An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

    Description:

    This update for the Linux Kernel 4.4.126-94_22 fixes one issue.

    The following security issue was fixed:

    - CVE-2018-1000199: A bug in x86 debug register handling of ptrace() could
    lead to memory corruption, possibly a denial of service or privilege
    escalation (bsc#1090036).

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP3:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP3-2018-897=1

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP3 (ppc64le x86_64):
      • kgraft-patch-4_4_126-94_22-default-2-2.2
      • kgraft-patch-4_4_126-94_22-default-debuginfo-2-2.2

    References: