SUSE Security Update: Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 16 for SLE 12 ______________________________________________________________________________
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2017:1905-1 Rating: important References: #1012183 #1012759 #1012852 #1013543 #1014271 #1017589 #1025013 #1030575 #1039496 Cross-References: CVE-2017-1000364 Affected Products: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS ______________________________________________________________________________
An update that solves one vulnerability and has 8 fixes is now available.
This update for the Linux Kernel 3.12.60-52_57 fixes several issues.
The following security bugs were fixed:
- CVE-2017-1000364: An issue was discovered in the size of the stack guard page on Linux, specifically a 4k stack guard page is not sufficiently large and can be "jumped" over (the stack guard page is bypassed) (bsc#1039496).
To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12:
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-2017-1178=1
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2017-1178=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12 (x86_64):