SUSE Security Update: Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 5 for SLE 12 SP2 ______________________________________________________________________________
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:2457-1 Rating: important References: #1052311 #1052368 Cross-References: CVE-2017-1000112 Affected Products: SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 ______________________________________________________________________________
An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.
This update for the Linux Kernel 4.4.49-92_11 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).
To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12:
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-2017-1523=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 (x86_64):