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[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2018:1027-1: important: Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 6 for SLE 12 SP3)
SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 6 for
SLE 12 SP3)

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2018:1027-1
Rating: important
References: #1073230 #1076017 #1083488 #1085114 #1085447

Cross-References: CVE-2017-13166 CVE-2018-1000004 CVE-2018-1068
Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP3

An update that solves four vulnerabilities and has one
errata is now available.


This update for the Linux Kernel 4.4.103-6_33 fixes several issues.

The following security issues were fixed:

- CVE-2017-13166: Prevent elevation of privilege vulnerability in the v4l2
video driver (bsc#1085447).
- CVE-2018-1068: A flaw in the implementation of 32-bit syscall interface
for bridging allowed a privileged user to arbitrarily write to a limited
range of kernel memory (bsc#1085114).
- CVE-2018-7566: Prevent buffer overflow via an
SNDRV_SEQ_IOCTL_SET_CLIENT_POOL ioctl write operation to /dev/snd/seq by
a local user (bsc#1083488).
- CVE-2018-1000004: Prevent race condition in the sound system that could
have lead to a deadlock and denial of service condition (bsc#1076017).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation
like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP3:

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Live-Patching-12-SP3-2018-678=1

Package List:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12-SP3 (ppc64le x86_64):



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