Security update for kernel-firmware

SUSE Security Update: Security update for kernel-firmware
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:0427-2
Rating: important
References: #1104301
Cross-References: CVE-2018-5383
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


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 for SAP 12-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-427=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (noarch):
    • kernel-firmware-20160516git-10.16.1
    • ucode-amd-20160516git-10.16.1