Recommended update for kmod

SUSE Recommended Update: Recommended update for kmod
Announcement ID: SUSE-RU-2019:1402-2
Rating: moderate
References: #1097869 #1118629
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7

An update that has two recommended fixes can now be installed.

Description:

This update for kmod fixes the following issues:

  • Fixes a potential buffer overflow in libkmod (bsc#1118629).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Recommended 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 Software Development Kit 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2019-1402=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-1402=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2019-1402=1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:
    To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard. It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2019-1402=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3 (aarch64 s390x x86_64):
    • kmod-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debugsource-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod-devel-17-9.12.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • kmod-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-compat-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debugsource-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):
    • kmod-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-compat-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debugsource-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):
    • kmod-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-compat-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debugsource-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
  • SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):
    • kmod-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-compat-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debugsource-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
  • OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7 (x86_64):
    • kmod-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-compat-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debuginfo-17-9.12.1
    • kmod-debugsource-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-17-9.12.1
    • libkmod2-debuginfo-17-9.12.1

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