Security update for Linux Kernel Live Patch 17 for SLE 12 (important)

2017-09-16T03:08:39
ID SUSE-SU-2017:2508-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2017-09-16T03:08:39

Description

This update for the Linux Kernel 3.12.60-52_60 fixes several issues.

The following security bugs were fixed:

  • CVE-2017-1000112: Prevent a race condition in net-packet code that could have been exploited by unprivileged users to gain root access (bsc#1052368).