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Security update for the Linux Kernel (important)

Description

The SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP1 kernel was updated to receive various critical security fixes. The following security bugs were fixed: - CVE-2016-8655: A race condition in the af_packet packet_set_ring function could be used by local attackers to crash the kernel or gain privileges (bsc#1012754). - CVE-2016-8632: The tipc_msg_build function in net/tipc/msg.c in the Linux kernel did not validate the relationship between the minimum fragment length and the maximum packet size, which allowed local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow) by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability (bnc#1008831). - CVE-2016-9555: The sctp_sf_ootb function in net/sctp/sm_statefuns.c in the Linux kernel lacks chunk-length checking for the first chunk, which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds slab access) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted SCTP data (bnc#1011685).


Affected Package


OS OS Version Package Name Package Version
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-xen 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-xen-devel 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-xen-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-xen-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12.1 kernel-obs-build-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-man 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12.1 kernel-default-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-xen-devel 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-devel 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12.1 kernel-docs 3.12.67-60.64.21.3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-devel 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-source 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-base 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-default-devel 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-devel 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12.1 kernel-default-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-syms 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-default-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-base-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-default-extra 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12.1 kernel-obs-build-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-base-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12.1 kernel-default-extra-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-base 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-xen-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 kernel-ec2-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-source 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 kernel-ec2-extra 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-default 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12.1 kernel-default-extra 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-default-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-xen-base-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-default-extra-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-syms 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12.1 kernel-obs-build-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-base 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-xen-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-xen 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12.1 kernel-obs-build 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-devel 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 kernel-ec2-extra-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-devel 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12.1 kernel-obs-build 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 kgraft-patch-3_12_67-60_64_21-default-1 2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 kernel-ec2 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12.1 kernel-obs-build 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-macros 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-syms 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12.1 kernel-syms 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-macros 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-xen-base 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 kernel-ec2-devel 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12.1 kernel-default-base-debuginfo 3.12.67-60.64.21.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Live Patching 12 kgraft-patch-3_12_67-60_64_21-xen-1 2.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Public Cloud 12 kernel-ec2-debugsource 3.12.67-60.64.21.1

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