SUSE-SU-2017:2424-1: important: Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 10 for SLE 12 SP1

SUSE Security Update: Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 10 for SLE 12 SP1
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Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:2424-1
Rating: important
References: #1052311 #1052368
Cross-References: CVE-2017-1000112
Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS
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An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata
is now available.

Description:

This update for the Linux Kernel 3.12.67-60_64_21 fixes several issues.

The following security bugs were fixed:

– CVE-2017-1000112: Prevent a race condition in net-packet code that could
have been exploited by unprivileged users to gain root access
(bsc#1052368).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
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-SP1-2017-1501=1

– SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2017-1501=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use “zypper patch”.

Package List:

– SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (x86_64):

kgraft-patch-3_12_67-60_64_21-default-9-2.2
kgraft-patch-3_12_67-60_64_21-xen-9-2.2

– SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (x86_64):

kgraft-patch-3_12_67-60_64_21-default-9-2.2
kgraft-patch-3_12_67-60_64_21-xen-9-2.2

References:

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-1000112.html
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1052311
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1052368


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