openSUSE Security Update : kernel-firmware (openSUSE-2018-590) (Spectre)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110470
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for kernel-firmware fixes the following issues :
This security issue was fixed :
- CVE-2017-5715: Prevent unauthorized disclosure of information to an attacker with local user access caused by speculative execution and indirect branch prediction (bsc#1095735)
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected kernel-firmware packages.