Security update for kernel-firmware

SUSE Security Update: Security update for kernel-firmware
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:1802-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1091203 #1104289 #1110720 #1122456 #1128292 #1132303 #1136334 #1136498 #1139383
Cross-References: CVE-2019-9836
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4

An update that solves one vulnerability and has 8 fixes is now available.


This update for kernel-firmware aligns the firmware code with SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15. The version is now at 20190618.
Please refer to the kernel-firmware rpm changelog file to see the full history of changes.

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-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1802=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1802=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • kernel-firmware-20190618-5.8.1
    • ucode-amd-20190618-5.8.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4 (noarch):
    • kernel-firmware-20190618-5.8.1
    • ucode-amd-20190618-5.8.1