Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 27 for SLE 15 SP1)

SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 27 for SLE 15 SP1)
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2022:1589-1
Rating: important
References: #1195950
Cross-References:CVE-2022-0330
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP5
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15-SP1

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for the Linux Kernel 4.12.14-197_102 fixes one issue.
The following security issue was fixed:

  • CVE-2022-0330: A random memory access flaw was found in the Linux kernel's GPU i915 kernel driver functionality in the way a user may run malicious code on the GPU. This flaw allowed a local user to crash the system or escalate their privileges on the system. (bsc#1195950)

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-SP1-2022-1589=1 SUSE-SLE-Module-Live-Patching-15-SP1-2022-1590=1 SUSE-SLE-Module-Live-Patching-15-SP1-2022-1592=1 SUSE-SLE-Module-Live-Patching-15-SP1-2022-1602=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Live-Patching-15-2022-1608=1 SUSE-SLE-Module-Live-Patching-15-2022-1613=1 SUSE-SLE-Module-Live-Patching-15-2022-1636=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP5-2022-1596=1 SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP5-2022-1599=1 SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP5-2022-1600=1 SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP5-2022-1607=1 SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP5-2022-1628=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP4-2022-1606=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15-SP1 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-197_102-default-8-150100.2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-197_89-default-16-150100.2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-197_92-default-15-150100.2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-197_99-default-13-150100.2.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Live Patching 15 (ppc64le x86_64):
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-150_72-default-16-150000.2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-150_72-default-debuginfo-16-150000.2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-150_75-default-13-150000.2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-150_75-default-debuginfo-13-150000.2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-150_78-default-8-150000.2.1
    • kernel-livepatch-4_12_14-150_78-default-debuginfo-8-150000.2.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP5 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • kgraft-patch-4_12_14-122_71-default-16-2.1
    • kgraft-patch-4_12_14-122_74-default-14-2.1
    • kgraft-patch-4_12_14-122_80-default-13-2.1
    • kgraft-patch-4_12_14-122_83-default-12-2.1
    • kgraft-patch-4_12_14-122_88-default-10-2.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP4 (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • kgraft-patch-4_12_14-95_74-default-16-2.1

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