SUSE-SU-2015:1426-1: important: Security update for kvm

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Fri Aug 21 10:13:46 MDT 2015

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for kvm

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2015:1426-1
Rating:             important
References:         #932770 #938344 
Cross-References:   CVE-2015-3209 CVE-2015-5154
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2

   An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


   kvm was updated to fix two security issues.

   The following vulnerabilities were fixed:

   - CVE-2015-5154: Host code execution via IDE subsystem CD-ROM (bsc#938344).
   - CVE-2015-3209: Fix buffer overflow in pcnet emulation (bsc#932770).

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS:

      zypper in -t patch slessp2-kvm-12041=1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2:

      zypper in -t patch dbgsp2-kvm-12041=1

   To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2-LTSS (i586 x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2 (i586 x86_64):



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