Security update for the Linux Kernel (Live Patch 29 for SLE 12) (important)

ID SUSE-SU-2018:1029-1
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2018-04-20T15:46:29


This update for the Linux Kernel 3.12.61-52_106 fixes several issues.

The following security issues were fixed:

  • CVE-2017-13166: An elevation of privilege vulnerability was fixed in the kernel v4l2 video driver. (bsc#1085447).
  • CVE-2018-1068: A flaw was found in the Linux kernels implementation of 32-bit syscall interface for bridging. This allowed a privileged user to arbitrarily write to a limited range of kernel memory (bsc#1085114).
  • CVE-2018-1000004: A race condition vulnerability existed in the sound system, which could lead to a deadlock and denial of service condition (bsc#1076017)