openSUSE Security Update: Security update for spectre-meltdown-checker ______________________________________________________________________________
Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2021:1212-1 Rating: moderate References: #1189477 Cross-References: CVE-2017-5753 CVSS scores: CVE-2017-5753 (NVD) : 5.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N CVE-2017-5753 (SUSE): 7.1 CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N
Affected Products: openSUSE Leap 15.2 ______________________________________________________________________________
An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.
This update for spectre-meltdown-checker fixes the following issues:
spectre-meltdown-checker was updated to version 0.44 (bsc#1189477)
- feat: add support for SRBDS related vulnerabilities - feat: add zstd kernel decompression (#370) - enh: arm: add experimental support for binary arm images - enh: rsb filling: no longer need the 'strings' tool to check for kernel support in live mode - fix: fwdb: remove Intel extract tempdir on exit - fix: has_vmm: ignore kernel threads when looking for a hypervisor (fixes #278) - fix: fwdb: use the commit date as the intel fwdb version - fix: fwdb: update Intel's repository URL - fix: arm64: CVE-2017-5753: kernels 4.19+ use a different nospec macro - fix: on CPU parse info under FreeBSD - chore: github: add check run on pull requests - chore: fwdb: update to v165.20201021+i20200616
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15-SP1:Update update project.
To install this openSUSE 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:
- openSUSE Leap 15.2:
zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2021-1212=1
- openSUSE Leap 15.2 (x86_64):