Security update for the Linux Kernel (important)

2017-09-19T00:07:25
ID SUSE-SU-2017:2523-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2017-09-19T00:07:25

Description

The SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP3 kernel was updated to receive the following security fixes:

  • CVE-2017-1000251: The native Bluetooth stack in the Linux Kernel was vulnerable to a stack overflow while processing L2CAP configuration responses, resulting in a potential remote denial-of-service vulnerability but no remote code execution due to use of CONFIG_CC_STACKPROTECTOR. [bnc#1057389]