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[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2018:0242-1: important: Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 20 for SLE 12)
SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 20
for SLE 12)

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:0242-1
Rating: important
References: #1069708 #1071471
Cross-References: CVE-2017-15868 CVE-2017-16939
Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for the Linux Kernel 3.12.61-52_69 fixes one issue.

The following security issues were fixed:

- CVE-2017-15868: The bnep_add_connection function in
net/bluetooth/bnep/core.c did not ensure that an l2cap socket is
available, which allowed local users to gain privileges via a crafted
application (bsc#1071471).

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 12-LTSS:

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2018-164=1

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

Package List:

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



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