Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-security-announce (7 mails)

< Previous Next >
[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2012:1615-1: important: Security update for Xen
SUSE Security Update: Security update for Xen
______________________________________________________________________________

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2012:1615-1
Rating: important
References: #777628 #789940 #789944 #789945 #789948 #789950
#789951 #789988 #792476
Cross-References: CVE-2012-5510 CVE-2012-5511 CVE-2012-5512
CVE-2012-5513 CVE-2012-5514 CVE-2012-5515

Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
______________________________________________________________________________

An update that solves 6 vulnerabilities and has three fixes
is now available.

Description:


This update fixes the following security issues in xen:

* CVE-2012-5510: Grant table version switch list
corruption vulnerability (XSA-26)
* CVE-2012-5511: Several HVM operations do not validate
the range of their inputs (XSA-27)
* CVE-2012-5512: HVMOP_get_mem_access crash /
HVMOP_set_mem_access information leak (XSA-28)
* CVE-2012-5513: XENMEM_exchange may overwrite
hypervisor memory (XSA-29)
* CVE-2012-5514: Missing unlock in
guest_physmap_mark_populate_on_demand() (XSA-30)
* CVE-2012-5515: Several memory hypercall operations
allow invalid extent order values (XSA-31)

Also the following bugs have been fixed and upstream
patches have been applied:

* FATAL PAGE FAULT in hypervisor (arch_do_domctl)
* 25931-x86-domctl-iomem-mapping-checks.patch
* 26132-tmem-save-NULL-check.patch
* 26134-x86-shadow-invlpg-check.patch
* 26148-vcpu-timer-overflow.patch (Replaces
CVE-2012-4535-xsa20.patch)
* 26149-x86-p2m-physmap-error-path.patch (Replaces
CVE-2012-4537-xsa22.patch)
* 26150-x86-shadow-unhook-toplevel-check.patch
(Replaces CVE-2012-4538-xsa23.patch)
* 26151-gnttab-compat-get-status-frames.patch (Replaces
CVE-2012-4539-xsa24.patch)
* bnc#792476 - efi files missing in latest XEN update

Security Issue references:

* CVE-2012-5512
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5512
>
* CVE-2012-5513
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5513
>
* CVE-2012-5514
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5514
>
* CVE-2012-5511
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5511
>
* CVE-2012-5510
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5510
>
* CVE-2012-5515
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5515
>


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 Software Development Kit 11 SP2:

zypper in -t patch sdksp2-xen-7133

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware:

zypper in -t patch slessp2-xen-7133

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2:

zypper in -t patch slessp2-xen-7133

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2:

zypper in -t patch sledsp2-xen-7133

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


Package List:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 (x86_64):

xen-devel-4.1.3_06-0.7.1

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware (x86_64):

xen-kmp-trace-4.1.3_06_3.0.51_0.7.9-0.7.1

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 (x86_64):

xen-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-doc-html-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-doc-pdf-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-kmp-default-4.1.3_06_3.0.51_0.7.9-0.7.1
xen-kmp-trace-4.1.3_06_3.0.51_0.7.9-0.7.1
xen-libs-32bit-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-libs-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-tools-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-tools-domU-4.1.3_06-0.7.1

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (x86_64):

xen-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-doc-html-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-doc-pdf-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-kmp-default-4.1.3_06_3.0.51_0.7.9-0.7.1
xen-kmp-trace-4.1.3_06_3.0.51_0.7.9-0.7.1
xen-libs-32bit-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-libs-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-tools-4.1.3_06-0.7.1
xen-tools-domU-4.1.3_06-0.7.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-5510.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-5511.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-5512.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-5513.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-5514.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-5515.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/777628
https://bugzilla.novell.com/789940
https://bugzilla.novell.com/789944
https://bugzilla.novell.com/789945
https://bugzilla.novell.com/789948
https://bugzilla.novell.com/789950
https://bugzilla.novell.com/789951
https://bugzilla.novell.com/789988
https://bugzilla.novell.com/792476

http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=d862e18d5680d7561000adc9e50779c8

--
To unsubscribe, e-mail: opensuse-security-announce+unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxx
For additional commands, e-mail: opensuse-security-announce+help@xxxxxxxxxxxx

< Previous Next >
This Thread
  • No further messages