openSUSE Security Update : ucode-intel (openSUSE-2019-2527)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 131155

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for ucode-intel fixes the following issues :

- Updated to 20191112 official security release (bsc#1155988)

- Includes security fixes for :

- CVE-2019-11135: Added feature allowing to disable TSX RTM (bsc#1139073)

- CVE-2019-11139: A CPU microcode only fix for Voltage modulation issues (bsc#1141035)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected ucode-intel package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1139073

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1141035

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1155988

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 131155

File Name: openSUSE-2019-2527.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/20/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-11135

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ucode-intel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/18/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/14/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11135, CVE-2019-11139