SUSE Security Update: Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 11 for SLE 12 SP1
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:0776-1
References: #1025013 #1025254
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 3.12.67-60_64_24 fixes several issues.
The following security bug was fixed:
- CVE-2017-5970: The ipv4_pktinfo_prepare function in
net/ipv4/ip_sockglue.c in the Linux kernel allowed attackers to cause a
denial of service (system crash) via (1) an application that made
crafted system calls or possibly (2) IPv4 traffic with invalid IP
The following non-security bug was fixed:
- Fix for a "Data miscompare on a read" which was observed during the
rebuilding of degraded MDRAID VDs. (bsc#1025254)
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-12-2017-436=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 (x86_64):
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