openSUSE Security Update : the Linux Kernel (openSUSE-2017-245)

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Description

The openSUSE 42.2 kernel was updated to 4.4.42 stable release.

The following security bugs were fixed :

- CVE-2016-7117: Use-after-free vulnerability in the
__sys_recvmmsg function in net/socket.c in the Linux kernel allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving a recvmmsg system call that is mishandled during error processing (bnc#1003077 1003253).

- CVE-2017-5576, CVE-2017-5577: A buffer overflow in the VC4_SUBMIT_CL IOCTL in the VideoCore DRM driver for Raspberry Pi was fixed. (bsc#1021294)

- CVE-2017-5551: tmpfs: Fixed a bug that could have allowed users to set setgid bits on files they don't down. (bsc#1021258).

- CVE-2017-2583: A Linux kernel built with the Kernel-based Virtual Machine (CONFIG_KVM) support was vulnerable to an incorrect segment selector(SS) value error. A user/process inside guest could have used this flaw to crash the guest resulting in DoS or potentially escalate their privileges inside guest. (bsc#1020602).

- CVE-2017-2584: arch/x86/kvm/emulate.c in the Linux kernel allowed local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via a crafted application that leverages instruction emulation for fxrstor, fxsave, sgdt, and sidt (bnc#1019851).

- CVE-2015-8709: ** DISPUTED ** kernel/ptrace.c in the Linux kernel mishandled uid and gid mappings, which allowed local users to gain privileges by establishing a user namespace, waiting for a root process to enter that namespace with an unsafe uid or gid, and then using the ptrace system call. NOTE: the vendor states 'there is no kernel bug here (bnc#959709 bsc#960561).

- CVE-2016-9806: Race condition in the netlink_dump function in net/netlink/af_netlink.c in the Linux kernel allowed local users to cause a denial of service (double free) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted application that made sendmsg system calls, leading to a free operation associated with a new dump that started earlier than anticipated (bnc#1013540 1017589).

- CVE-2016-8645: The TCP stack in the Linux kernel mishandled skb truncation, which allowed local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via a crafted application that made sendto system calls, related to net/ipv4/tcp_ipv4.c and net/ipv6/tcp_ipv6.c (bnc#1009969).

- CVE-2016-9793: The sock_setsockopt function in net/core/sock.c in the Linux kernel mishandled negative values of sk_sndbuf and sk_rcvbuf, which allowed local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability for a crafted setsockopt system call with the (1) SO_SNDBUFFORCE or (2) SO_RCVBUFFORCE option (bnc#1013531 bsc#1013542).

- CVE-2016-9919: The icmp6_send function in net/ipv6/icmp.c in the Linux kernel omits a certain check of the dst data structure, which allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) via a fragmented IPv6 packet (bnc#1014701).

The following non-security bugs were fixed :

- 8250/fintek: rename IRQ_MODE macro (boo#1009546).

- acpi, nfit: fix bus vs dimm confusion in xlat_status (bsc#1023175).

- acpi, nfit, libnvdimm: fix / harden ars_status output length handling (bsc#1023175).

- acpi, nfit: validate ars_status output buffer size (bsc#1023175).

- arm64/numa: fix incorrect log for memory-less node (bsc#1019631).

- ASoC: cht_bsw_rt5645: Fix leftover kmalloc (bsc#1010690).

- ASoC: Intel: bytcr_rt5640: fallback mechanism if MCLK is not enabled (bsc#1010690).

- ASoC: rt5670: add HS ground control (bsc#1016250).

- avoid including 'mountproto=' with no protocol in /proc/mounts (bsc#1019260).

- bcache: Make gc wakeup sane, remove set_task_state() (bsc#1021260).

- bcache: partition support: add 16 minors per bcacheN device (bsc#1019784).

- blacklist.conf: add 1b8d2afde54f libnvdimm, pfn: fix ARCH=alpha allmodconfig build failure (bsc#1023175).

- blacklist.conf: Add i915 stable commits that can be ignored (bsc#1015367)

- blk: Do not collide with QUEUE_FLAG_WC from upstream (bsc#1022547)

- blk-mq: Allow timeouts to run while queue is freezing (bsc#1020817).

- blk-mq: Always schedule hctx->next_cpu (bsc#1020817).

- blk-mq: Avoid memory reclaim when remapping queues (bsc#1020817).

- blk-mq: do not overwrite rq->mq_ctx (bsc#1020817).

- blk-mq: Fix failed allocation path when mapping queues (bsc#1020817).

- blk-mq: improve warning for running a queue on the wrong CPU (bsc#1020817).

- block: Change extern inline to static inline (bsc#1023175).

- Bluetooth: btmrvl: fix hung task warning dump (bsc#1018813).

- bnx2x: Correct ringparam estimate when DOWN (bsc#1020214).

- brcmfmac: Change error print on wlan0 existence (bsc#1000092).

- btrfs: add support for RENAME_EXCHANGE and RENAME_WHITEOUT (bsc#1020975).

- btrfs: bugfix: handle FS_IOC32_(GETFLAGS,SETFLAGS,GETVERSION) in btrfs_ioctl (bsc#1018100).

- btrfs: fix inode leak on failure to setup whiteout inode in rename (bsc#1020975).

- btrfs: fix lockdep warning about log_mutex (bsc#1021455).

- btrfs: fix lockdep warning on deadlock against an inode's log mutex (bsc#1021455).

- btrfs: fix number of transaction units for renames with whiteout (bsc#1020975).

- btrfs: incremental send, fix invalid paths for rename operations (bsc#1018316).

- btrfs: incremental send, fix premature rmdir operations (bsc#1018316).

- btrfs: increment ctx->pos for every emitted or skipped dirent in readdir (bsc#981709).

- btrfs: pin log earlier when renaming (bsc#1020975).

- btrfs: pin logs earlier when doing a rename exchange operation (bsc#1020975).

- btrfs: remove old tree_root dirent processing in btrfs_real_readdir() (bsc#981709).

- btrfs: send, add missing error check for calls to path_loop() (bsc#1018316).

- btrfs: send, avoid incorrect leaf accesses when sending utimes operations (bsc#1018316).

- btrfs: send, fix failure to move directories with the same name around (bsc#1018316).

- btrfs: send, fix invalid leaf accesses due to incorrect utimes operations (bsc#1018316).

- btrfs: send, fix warning due to late freeing of orphan_dir_info structures (bsc#1018316).

- btrfs: test_check_exists: Fix infinite loop when searching for free space entries (bsc#987192).

- btrfs: unpin log if rename operation fails (bsc#1020975).

- btrfs: unpin logs if rename exchange operation fails (bsc#1020975).

- [BZ 149851] kernel: Fix invalid domain response handling (bnc#1009718, LTC#149851).

- ceph: fix bad endianness handling in parse_reply_info_extra (bsc#1020488).

- clk: xgene: Add PMD clock (bsc#1019351).

- clk: xgene: Do not call __pa on ioremaped address (bsc#1019351).

- clk: xgene: Remove CLK_IS_ROOT (bsc#1019351).

- config: enable Ceph kernel client modules for ppc64le (fate#321098)

- config: enable Ceph kernel client modules for s390x (fate#321098)

- config: enable CONFIG_OCFS2_DEBUG_MASKLOG for ocfs2 (bsc#1015038)

- crypto: drbg - do not call drbg_instantiate in healt test (bsc#1018913).

- crypto: drbg - remove FIPS 140-2 continuous test (bsc#1018913).

- crypto: FIPS - allow tests to be disabled in FIPS mode (bsc#1018913).

- crypto: qat - fix bar discovery for c62x (bsc#1021251).

- crypto: qat - zero esram only for DH85x devices (1021248).

- crypto: rsa - allow keys >= 2048 bits in FIPS mode (bsc#1018913).

- crypto: xts - consolidate sanity check for keys (bsc#1018913).

- crypto: xts - fix compile errors (bsc#1018913).

- cxl: fix potential NULL dereference in free_adapter() (bsc#1016517).

- dax: fix deadlock with DAX 4k holes (bsc#1012829).

- dax: fix device-dax region base (bsc#1023175).

- device-dax: check devm_nsio_enable() return value (bsc#1023175).

- device-dax: fail all private mapping attempts (bsc#1023175).

- device-dax: fix percpu_ref_exit ordering (bsc#1023175).

- driver core: fix race between creating/querying glue dir and its cleanup (bnc#1008742).

- drivers:hv: balloon: account for gaps in hot add regions (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: balloon: Add logging for dynamic memory operations (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: balloon: Disable hot add when CONFIG_MEMORY_HOTPLUG is not set (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: balloon: Fix info request to show max page count (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: balloon: keep track of where ha_region starts (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: balloon: replace ha_region_mutex with spinlock (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: balloon: Use available memory value in pressure report (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: cleanup vmbus_open() for wrap around mappings (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: do not leak memory in vmbus_establish_gpadl() (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: get rid of id in struct vmbus_channel (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: get rid of redundant messagecount in create_gpadl_header() (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: get rid of timeout in vmbus_open() (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: Introduce a policy for controlling channel affinity (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: make VMBus bus ids persistent (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: ring_buffer: count on wrap around mappings in get_next_pkt_raw() (v2) (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: ring_buffer: use wrap around mappings in hv_copy(from, to)_ringbuffer() (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: ring_buffer: wrap around mappings for ring buffers (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: utils: Check VSS daemon is listening before a hot backup (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: utils: Continue to poll VSS channel after handling requests (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: utils: fix a race on userspace daemons registration (bnc#1014392).

- drivers:hv: utils: Fix the mapping between host version and protocol to use (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: utils: reduce HV_UTIL_NEGO_TIMEOUT timeout (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vmbus: Base host signaling strictly on the ring state (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vmbus: Enable explicit signaling policy for NIC channels (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vmbus: finally fix hv_need_to_signal_on_read() (fate#320485, bug#1018385).

- drivers:hv: vmbus: fix the race when querying & updating the percpu list (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vmbus: Implement a mechanism to tag the channel for low latency (fate#320485).

- drivers: hv: vmbus: Make mmio resource local (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vmbus: On the read path cleanup the logic to interrupt the host (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vmbus: On write cleanup the logic to interrupt the host (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vmbus: Reduce the delay between retries in vmbus_post_msg() (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vmbus: suppress some 'hv_vmbus: Unknown GUID' warnings (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vss: Improve log messages (fate#320485).

- drivers:hv: vss: Operation timeouts should match host expectation (fate#320485).

- drivers: net: phy: mdio-xgene: Add hardware dependency (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: phy: xgene: Fix 'remove' function (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: Add change_mtu function (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: Add flow control configuration (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: Add flow control initialization (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: Add helper function (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: Add support for Jumbo frame (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: Configure classifier with pagepool (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: fix build after change_mtu function change (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: fix: Coalescing values for v2 hardware (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: fix: Disable coalescing on v1 hardware (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: Fix MSS programming (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: fix: RSS for non-TCP/UDP (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: fix: Use GPIO to get link status (bsc#1019351).

- drivers: net: xgene: uninitialized variable in xgene_enet_free_pagepool() (bsc#1019351).

- drm: Fix broken VT switch with video=1366x768 option (bsc#1018358).

- drm/i915: add helpers for platform specific revision id range checks (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915: Apply broader WaRsDisableCoarsePowerGating for guc also (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915/bxt: add revision id for A1 stepping and use it (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915: Call intel_dp_mst_resume() before resuming displays (bsc#1015359).

- drm/i915: Cleaning up DDI translation tables (bsc#1014392).

- drm/i915: Clean up L3 SQC register field definitions (bsc#1014392).

- drm/i915: Do not init hpd polling for vlv and chv from runtime_suspend() (bsc#1014120).

- drm-i915-dp-Restore-PPS-HW-state-from-the-encoder-re

- drm/i915/dp: Restore PPS HW state from the encoder resume hook (bsc#1019061).

- drm/i915/dsi: fix CHV dsi encoder hardware state readout on port C (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915: Exit cherryview_irq_handler() after one pass (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915: Fix iboost setting for SKL Y/U DP DDI buffer translation entry 2 (bsc#1014392).

- drm/i915: Fix system resume if PCI device remained enabled (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915: Fix watermarks for VLV/CHV (bsc#1011176).

- drm/i915: Force ringbuffers to not be at offset 0 (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915: Force VDD off on the new power seqeuencer before starting to use it (bsc#1009674).

- drm/i915/gen9: Add WaInPlaceDecompressionHang (bsc#1014392).

- drm/i915/gen9: Fix PCODE polling during CDCLK change notification (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915: Mark CPU cache as dirty when used for rendering (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915: Mark i915_hpd_poll_init_work as static (bsc#1014120).

- drm-i915-Prevent-PPS-stealing-from-a-normal-DP-port

- drm/i915: Prevent PPS stealing from a normal DP port on VLV/CHV (bsc#1019061).

- drm/i915: remove parens around revision ids (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915/skl: Add WaDisableGafsUnitClkGating (bsc#1014392).

- drm/i915/skl: Fix rc6 based gpu/system hang (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915/skl: Fix spurious gpu hang with gt3/gt4 revs (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915/skl: Update DDI translation tables for SKL (bsc#1014392).

- drm/i915/skl: Update watermarks before the crtc is disabled (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915: Update Skylake DDI translation table for DP (bsc#1014392).

- drm/i915: Update Skylake DDI translation table for HDMI (bsc#1014392).

- drm/i915/userptr: Hold mmref whilst calling get-user-pages (bsc#1015367).

- drm/i915/vlv: Prevent enabling hpd polling in late suspend (bsc#1014120).

- drm/i915: Workaround for DP DPMS D3 on Dell monitor (bsc#1019061).

- drm: Use u64 for intermediate dotclock calculations (bnc#1006472).

- drm/vc4: Fix an integer overflow in temporary allocation layout (bsc#1021294).

- drm/vc4: Return -EINVAL on the overflow checks failing (bsc#1021294).

- drm: virtio-gpu: get the fb from the plane state for atomic updates (bsc#1023101).

- EDAC, xgene: Fix spelling mistake in error messages (bsc#1019351).

- efi/libstub: Move Graphics Output Protocol handling to generic code (bnc#974215).

- fbcon: Fix vc attr at deinit (bsc#1000619).

- Fix kABI breakage by i2c-designware baytrail fix (bsc#1011913).

- Fix kABI breakage by linux/acpi.h inclusion in i8042-x86ia46io.h (bsc#1011660).

- gpio: xgene: make explicitly non-modular (bsc#1019351).

- gro_cells: mark napi struct as not busy poll candidates (bsc#966191 FATE#320230 bsc#966186 FATE#320228).

- hv: acquire vmbus_connection.channel_mutex in vmbus_free_channels() (fate#320485).

- hv: change clockevents unbind tactics (fate#320485).

- hv: do not reset hv_context.tsc_page on crash (fate#320485, bnc#1007729).

- hv_netvsc: add ethtool statistics for tx packet issues (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: Add handler for physical link speed change (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: Add query for initial physical link speed (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: count multicast packets received (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: dev hold/put reference to VF (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: fix a race between netvsc_send() and netvsc_init_buf() (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: fix comments (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: fix rtnl locking in callback (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: Implement batching of receive completions (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: improve VF device matching (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: init completion during alloc (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: make device_remove void (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: make inline functions static (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: make netvsc_destroy_buf void (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: make RSS hash key static (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: make variable local (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: rearrange start_xmit (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: refactor completion function (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: remove excessive logging on MTU change (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: remove VF in flight counters (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: report vmbus name in ethtool (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: simplify callback event code (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: style cleanups (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: use ARRAY_SIZE() for NDIS versions (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: use consume_skb (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: use kcalloc (fate#320485).

- hv_netvsc: use RCU to protect vf_netdev (fate#320485).

- hyperv: Fix spelling of HV_UNKOWN (fate#320485).

- i2c: designware-baytrail: Disallow the CPU to enter C6 or C7 while holding the punit semaphore (bsc#1011913).

- i2c: designware: fix wrong Tx/Rx FIFO for ACPI (bsc#1019351).

- i2c: designware: Implement support for SMBus block read and write (bsc#1019351).

- i2c: xgene: Fix missing code of DTB support (bsc#1019351).

- i40e: Be much more verbose about what we can and cannot offload (bsc#985561).

- i915: Delete previous two fixes for i915 (bsc#1019061).
These upstream fixes brought some regressions, so better to revert for now.

- i915: Disable patches.drivers/drm-i915-Exit-cherryview_irq_handler-aft er-one-pass The patch seems leading to the instability on Wyse box (bsc#1015367).

- IB/core: Fix possible memory leak in cma_resolve_iboe_route() (bsc#966191 FATE#320230 bsc#966186 FATE#320228).

- IB/mlx5: Fix iteration overrun in GSI qps (bsc#966170 FATE#320225 bsc#966172 FATE#320226).

- IB/mlx5: Fix steering resource leak (bsc#966170 FATE#320225 bsc#966172 FATE#320226).

- IB/mlx5: Set source mac address in FTE (bsc#966170 FATE#320225 bsc#966172 FATE#320226).

- ibmveth: calculate gso_segs for large packets (bsc#1019148).

- ibmveth: check return of skb_linearize in ibmveth_start_xmit (bsc#1019148).

- ibmveth: consolidate kmalloc of array, memset 0 to kcalloc (bsc#1019148).

- ibmveth: set correct gso_size and gso_type (bsc#1019148).

- ibmvnic: convert to use simple_open() (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: Driver Version 1.0.1 (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: drop duplicate header seq_file.h (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: fix error return code in ibmvnic_probe() (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: Fix GFP_KERNEL allocation in interrupt context (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: Fix missing brackets in init_sub_crq_irqs (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: Fix releasing of sub-CRQ IRQs in interrupt context (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: Fix size of debugfs name buffer (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: Handle backing device failover and reinitialization (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: Start completion queue negotiation at server-provided optimum values (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: Unmap ibmvnic_statistics structure (bsc#1015416).

- ibmvnic: Update MTU after device initialization (bsc#1015416).

- igb: add i211 to i210 PHY workaround (bsc#1009911).

- igb: Workaround for igb i210 firmware issue (bsc#1009911).

- Input: i8042 - Trust firmware a bit more when probing on X86 (bsc#1011660).

- intel_idle: Add KBL support (bsc#1016884).

- ipc: msg, make msgrcv work with LONG_MIN (bnc#1005918).

- ipc/sem.c: add cond_resched in exit_sme (bsc#979378).

- ixgbe: Do not clear RAR entry when clearing VMDq for SAN MAC (bsc#969474 FATE#319812 bsc#969475 FATE#319814).

- ixgbe: Force VLNCTRL.VFE to be set in all VMDq paths (bsc#969474 FATE#319812 bsc#969475 FATE#319814).

- KABI fix (bsc#1014410).

- kABI: protect struct mm_struct (kabi).

- kABI: protect struct musb_platform_ops (kabi).

- kABI: protect struct task_struct (kabi).

- kABI: protect struct user_fpsimd_state (kabi).

- kABI: protect struct wake_irq (kabi).

- kABI: protect struct xhci_hcd (kabi).

- kABI: protect user_namespace include in fs/exec (kabi).

- kABI: protect user_namespace include in kernel/ptrace (kabi).

- kabi/severities: Ignore changes in drivers/hv

- kgraft/iscsi-target: Do not block kGraft in iscsi_np kthread (bsc#1010612, fate#313296).

- kgraft/xen: Do not block kGraft in xenbus kthread (bsc#1017410, fate#313296).

- libnvdimm, pfn: fix align attribute (bsc#1023175).

- locking/pv-qspinlock: Use cmpxchg_release() in
__pv_queued_spin_unlock() (bsc#969756).

- locking/rtmutex: Prevent dequeue vs. unlock race (bsc#1015212).

- locking/rtmutex: Use READ_ONCE() in rt_mutex_owner() (bsc#1015212).

- mailbox: xgene-slimpro: Fix wrong test for devm_kzalloc (bsc#1019351).

- md-cluster: convert the completion to wait queue (fate#316335).

- md-cluster: protect md_find_rdev_nr_rcu with rcu lock (fate#316335).

- md: fix refcount problem on mddev when stopping array (bsc#1022304).

- md linear: fix a race between linear_add() and linear_congested() (bsc#1018446).

- [media] uvcvideo: uvc_scan_fallback() for webcams with broken chain (bsc#1021474).

- misc/genwqe: ensure zero initialization (fate#321595).

- mmc: sdhci-of-arasan: Remove no-hispd and no-cmd23 quirks for sdhci-arasan4.9a (bsc#1019351).

- mm: do not loop on GFP_REPEAT high order requests if there is no reclaim progress (bnc#1013000).

- mm, memcg: do not retry precharge charges (bnc#1022559).

- mm, page_alloc: fix check for NULL preferred_zone (bnc#971975 VM performance -- page allocator).

- mm, page_alloc: fix fast-path race with cpuset update or removal (bnc#971975 VM performance -- page allocator).

- mm, page_alloc: fix premature OOM when racing with cpuset mems update (bnc#971975 VM performance -- page allocator).

- mm, page_alloc: keep pcp count and list contents in sync if struct page is corrupted (bnc#971975 VM performance
-- page allocator).

- mm, page_alloc: move cpuset seqcount checking to slowpath (bnc#971975 VM performance -- page allocator).

- mwifiex: add missing check for PCIe8997 chipset (bsc#1018813).

- mwifiex: fix IBSS data path issue (bsc#1018813).

- mwifiex: fix PCIe register information for 8997 chipset (bsc#1018813).

- net/af_iucv: do not use paged skbs for TX on HiperSockets (bnc#1020945, LTC#150566).

- net: ethernet: apm: xgene: use phydev from struct net_device (bsc#1019351).

- net/hyperv: avoid uninitialized variable (fate#320485).

- net: icmp6_send should use dst dev to determine L3 domain (bsc#1014701).

- net: ipv6: tcp reset, icmp need to consider L3 domain (bsc#1014701).

- net/mlx4_en: Fix panic on xmit while port is down (bsc#966191 FATE#320230).

- net/mlx5e: Use correct flow dissector key on flower offloading (bsc#966170 FATE#320225 bsc#966172 FATE#320226).

- net/mlx5: Fix autogroups groups num not decreasing (bsc#966170 FATE#320225 bsc#966172 FATE#320226).

- net/mlx5: Keep autogroups list ordered (bsc#966170 FATE#320225 bsc#966172 FATE#320226).

- net: remove useless memset's in drivers get_stats64 (bsc#1019351).

- net_sched: fix a typo in tc_for_each_action() (bsc#966170 FATE#320225 bsc#966172 FATE#320226).

- netvsc: add rcu_read locking to netvsc callback (fate#320485).

- netvsc: fix checksum on UDP IPV6 (fate#320485).

- netvsc: reduce maximum GSO size (fate#320485).

- netvsc: Remove mistaken udp.h inclusion (fate#320485).

- net: xgene: avoid bogus maybe-uninitialized warning (bsc#1019351).

- net: xgene: fix backward compatibility fix (bsc#1019351).

- net/xgene: fix error handling during reset (bsc#1019351).

- net: xgene: move xgene_cle_ptree_ewdn data off stack (bsc#1019351).

- nfit: fail DSMs that return non-zero status by default (bsc#1023175).

- NFSv4: Cap the transport reconnection timer at 1/2 lease period (bsc#1014410).

- NFSv4: Cleanup the setting of the nfs4 lease period (bsc#1014410).

- nvdimm: kabi protect nd_cmd_out_size() (bsc#1023175).

- nvme: apply DELAY_BEFORE_CHK_RDY quirk at probe time too (bsc#1020685).

- ocfs2: fix deadlock on mmapped page in ocfs2_write_begin_nolock() (bnc#921494).

- pci: Add devm_request_pci_bus_resources() (bsc#1019351).

- PCI/AER: include header file (bsc#964944,FATE#319965).

- pci: generic: Fix pci_remap_iospace() failure path (bsc#1019630).

- pci: hv: Allocate physically contiguous hypercall params buffer (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Delete the device earlier from hbus->children for hot-remove (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Fix hv_pci_remove() for hot-remove (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Handle hv_pci_generic_compl() error case (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Handle vmbus_sendpacket() failure in hv_compose_msi_msg() (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Make unnecessarily global IRQ masking functions static (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Remove the unused 'wrk' in struct hv_pcibus_device (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Use list_move_tail() instead of list_del() + list_add_tail() (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Use pci_function_description in struct definitions (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Use the correct buffer size in new_pcichild_device() (fate#320485).

- pci: hv: Use zero-length array in struct pci_packet (fate#320485).

- pci: xgene: Add local struct device pointers (bsc#1019351).

- pci: xgene: Add register accessors (bsc#1019351).

- pci: xgene: Free bridge resource list on failure (bsc#1019351).

- pci: xgene: Make explicitly non-modular (bsc#1019351).

- pci: xgene: Pass struct xgene_pcie_port to setup functions (bsc#1019351).

- pci: xgene: Remove unused platform data (bsc#1019351).

- pci: xgene: Request host bridge window resources (bsc#1019351).

- perf: xgene: Remove bogus IS_ERR() check (bsc#1019351).

- phy: xgene: rename 'enum phy_mode' to 'enum xgene_phy_mode' (bsc#1019351).

- powerpc/fadump: Fix the race in crash_fadump() (bsc#1022971).

- power: reset: xgene-reboot: Unmap region obtained by of_iomap (bsc#1019351).

- qeth: check not more than 16 SBALEs on the completion queue (bnc#1009718, LTC#148203).

- raid1: ignore discard error (bsc#1017164).

- reiserfs: fix race in prealloc discard (bsc#987576).

- rpm/kernel-binary.spec.in: Export a make-stderr.log file (bsc#1012422)

- rpm/kernel-binary.spec.in: Fix installation of /etc/uefi/certs (bsc#1019594)

- rtc: cmos: avoid unused function warning (bsc#1022429).

- rtc: cmos: Clear ACPI-driven alarms upon resume (bsc#1022429).

- rtc: cmos: Do not enable interrupts in the middle of the interrupt handler (bsc#1022429).

- rtc: cmos: Restore alarm after resume (bsc#1022429).

- s390/cpuinfo: show maximum thread id (bnc#1009718, LTC#148580).

- s390/sysinfo: show partition extended name and UUID if available (bnc#1009718, LTC#150160).

- s390/time: LPAR offset handling (bnc#1009718, LTC#146920).

- s390/time: move PTFF definitions (bnc#1009718, LTC#146920).

- sched: Allow hotplug notifiers to be setup early (bnc#1022476).

- sched/core: Fix incorrect utilization accounting when switching to fair class (bnc#1022476).

- sched/core: Fix set_user_nice() (bnc#1022476).

- sched/core, x86/topology: Fix NUMA in package topology bug (bnc#1022476).

- sched/cputime: Add steal time support to full dynticks CPU time accounting (bnc#1022476).

- sched/cputime: Fix prev steal time accouting during CPU hotplug (bnc#1022476).

- sched/deadline: Always calculate end of period on sched_yield() (bnc#1022476).

- sched/deadline: Fix a bug in dl_overflow() (bnc#1022476).

- sched/deadline: Fix lock pinning warning during CPU hotplug (bnc#1022476).

- sched/deadline: Fix wrap-around in DL heap (bnc#1022476).

- sched/fair: Avoid using decay_load_missed() with a negative value (bnc#1022476).

- sched/fair: Fix fixed point arithmetic width for shares and effective load (bnc#1022476).

- sched/fair: Fix load_above_capacity fixed point arithmetic width (bnc#1022476).

- sched/fair: Fix min_vruntime tracking (bnc#1022476).

- sched/fair: Fix the wrong throttled clock time for cfs_rq_clock_task() (bnc#1022476).

- sched/fair: Improve PELT stuff some more (bnc#1022476).

- sched: Make wake_up_nohz_cpu() handle CPUs going offline (bnc#1022476).

- sched/rt: Fix PI handling vs. sched_setscheduler() (bnc#1022476).

- sched/rt: Kick RT bandwidth timer immediately on start up (bnc#1022476).

- sched/rt, sched/dl: Do not push if task's scheduling class was changed (bnc#1022476).

- scsi: Add 'AIX VDASD' to blacklist (bsc#1006469).

- scsi: bfa: Increase requested firmware version to 3.2.5.1 (bsc#1013273).

- scsi_dh_alua: uninitialized variable in alua_rtpg() (bsc#1012910).

- scsi: Modify HITACHI OPEN-V blacklist entry (bsc#1006469).

- scsi: storvsc: Payload buffer incorrectly sized for 32 bit kernels (fate#320485).

- sd: always scan VPD pages if thin provisioning is enabled (bsc#1013792).

- serial: 8250_fintek: fix the mismatched IRQ mode (boo#1009546).

- serial: 8250: Integrate Fintek into 8250_base (boo#1016979). Update config files to change CONFIG_SERIAL_8250_FINTEK to boolean accordingly, too.
Also, the corresponding entry got removed from supported.conf.

- ses: Fix SAS device detection in enclosure (bsc#1016403).

- sunrpc: Fix reconnection timeouts (bsc#1014410).

- sunrpc: fix refcounting problems with auth_gss messages (boo#1011250).

- sunrpc: Limit the reconnect backoff timer to the max RPC message timeout (bsc#1014410).

- supported.conf: delete xilinx/ll_temac (bsc#1011602)

- supported.conf: Support Marvell WiFi/BT SDIO and pinctrl-cherrytrail (bsc#1018813)

- target: add XCOPY target/segment desc sense codes (bsc#991273).

- target: bounds check XCOPY segment descriptor list (bsc#991273).

- target: bounds check XCOPY total descriptor list length (bsc#991273).

- target: check for XCOPY parameter truncation (bsc#991273).

- target: check XCOPY segment descriptor CSCD IDs (bsc#1017170).

- target: return UNSUPPORTED TARGET/SEGMENT DESC TYPE CODE sense (bsc#991273).

- target: simplify XCOPY wwn->se_dev lookup helper (bsc#991273).

- target: support XCOPY requests without parameters (bsc#991273).

- target: use XCOPY segment descriptor CSCD IDs (bsc#1017170).

- target: use XCOPY TOO MANY TARGET DESCRIPTORS sense (bsc#991273).

- tools: hv: Enable network manager for bonding scripts on RHEL (fate#320485).

- tools: hv: fix a compile warning in snprintf (fate#320485).

- Tools: hv: kvp: configurable external scripts path (fate#320485).

- Tools: hv: kvp: ensure kvp device fd is closed on exec (fate#320485).

- tools: hv: remove unnecessary header files and netlink related code (fate#320485).

- tools: hv: remove unnecessary link flag (fate#320485).

- tty: n_hdlc, fix lockdep false positive (bnc#1015840).

- Update metadata for serial fixes (bsc#1013001)

- vmbus: make sysfs names consistent with PCI (fate#320485).

- x86/hpet: Reduce HPET counter read contention (bsc#1014710).

- x86/hyperv: Handle unknown NMIs on one CPU when unknown_nmi_panic (fate#320485).

- x86/MCE: Dump MCE to dmesg if no consumers (bsc#1013994).

Solution

Update the affected the Linux Kernel packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1000092

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1000619

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1003077

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1003253

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005918

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1006469

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1006472

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1007729

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1008742

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1009546

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1009674

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1009718

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1009911

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1009969

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1010612

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1010690

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1011176

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1011250

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1011602

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1011660

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1011913

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1012422

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1012829

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1012910

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1013000

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1013001

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1013273

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1013531

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1013540

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1013542

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1013792

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1013994

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1014120

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1014392

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1014410

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1014701

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1014710

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1015038

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1015212

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1015359

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1015367

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1015416

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1015840

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016250

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016403

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016517

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016884

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016979

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1017164

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1017170

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1017410

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1017589

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018100

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018316

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018358

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018385

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018446

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018813

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1018913

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019061

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019148

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019260

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019351

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019594

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019630

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019631

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019784

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019851

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1020214

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1020488

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1020602

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1020685

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1020817

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1020945

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1020975

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1021248

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1021251

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1021258

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1021260

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1021294

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1021455

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1021474

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022304

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022429

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022476

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022547

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022559

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1022971

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1023101

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1023175

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=921494

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=959709

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=960561

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=964944

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=966170

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=966172

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=966186

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=966191

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=969474

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=969475

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=969756

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=971975

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=974215

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=979378

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=981709

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=985561

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=987192

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=987576

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=991273

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 97274

File Name: openSUSE-2017-245.nasl

Version: 3.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/02/21

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 7.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-debug, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-debug-base, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-debug-base-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-debug-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-debug-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-debug-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-debug-devel-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-default, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-default-base, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-default-base-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-default-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-default-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-default-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-docs-html, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-docs-pdf, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-macros, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-obs-build, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-obs-build-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-obs-qa, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-source, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-source-vanilla, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-syms, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-vanilla, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-vanilla-base, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-vanilla-base-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-vanilla-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-vanilla-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-vanilla-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/02/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/08

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8709, CVE-2016-7117, CVE-2016-8645, CVE-2016-9793, CVE-2016-9806, CVE-2016-9919, CVE-2017-2583, CVE-2017-2584, CVE-2017-5551, CVE-2017-5576, CVE-2017-5577