Security update for kernel-firmware

SUSE Security Update: Security update for kernel-firmware
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0422-1
Rating: important
References: #1104301
Cross-References: CVE-2018-5383
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for kernel-firmware fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:

  • CVE-2018-5383: Fixed an implementation issue in Bluetooth where the eliptic curve parameters were not sufficiently validated during Diffie-Hellman key exchange (bsc#1104301).

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 Server 12-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2019-422=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS (noarch):
    • kernel-firmware-20140807git-5.11.1
    • ucode-amd-20140807git-5.11.1

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