Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 10 for SLE 15 SP1)

SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 10 for SLE 15 SP1)
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2020:1049-1
Rating: important
References: #1165631
Cross-References:CVE-2020-1749
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for the Linux Kernel 4.12.14-197_37 fixes one issue.
The following security issue was fixed:

  • CVE-2020-1749: Fixed a vulnerability where in some cases IPv6 traffic would not be encrypted over an IPsec tunnel (bsc#1165629).

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 Module for Live Patching 15-SP1:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Live-Patching-15-SP1-2020-1049=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15-SP1 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-197_37-default-2-2.2

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