Security update for kernel live patch 11 (important)

ID SUSE-SU-2016:0754-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2016-03-14T18:17:22


This kernel live patch for Linux Kernel 3.12.51-52.39.1 fixes two security issues:

Fixes: - CVE-2013-7446: Use-after-free vulnerability in net/unix/af_unix.c in the Linux kernel allowed local users to bypass intended AF_UNIX socket permissions or cause a denial of service (panic) via crafted epoll_ctl calls. (bsc#955837)