SUSE-SU-2022:4273-1: important: Security update for the Linux Kernel

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Tue Nov 29 17:34:55 UTC 2022

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for the Linux Kernel

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2022:4273-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1032323 #1065729 #1196018 #1198702 #1200788 
                    #1202686 #1202972 #1203098 #1203142 #1203198 
                    #1203254 #1203290 #1203322 #1203387 #1203514 
                    #1203802 #1204166 #1204168 #1204241 #1204354 
                    #1204355 #1204402 #1204415 #1204431 #1204439 
                    #1204479 #1204574 #1204635 #1204646 #1204647 
                    #1204653 #1204755 
Cross-References:   CVE-2021-4037 CVE-2022-2153 CVE-2022-28748
                    CVE-2022-2964 CVE-2022-3169 CVE-2022-3424
                    CVE-2022-3521 CVE-2022-3524 CVE-2022-3542
                    CVE-2022-3545 CVE-2022-3565 CVE-2022-3586
                    CVE-2022-3594 CVE-2022-3621 CVE-2022-3629
                    CVE-2022-3646 CVE-2022-3649 CVE-2022-40307
                    CVE-2022-40768 CVE-2022-42703 CVE-2022-43750
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2021-4037 (NVD) : 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2021-4037 (SUSE): 4.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N
                    CVE-2022-2153 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-2153 (SUSE): 6.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-28748 (SUSE): 3.7 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
                    CVE-2022-2964 (NVD) : 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-2964 (SUSE): 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3169 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3169 (SUSE): 6.2 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3424 (SUSE): 7 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3521 (NVD) : 2.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
                    CVE-2022-3521 (SUSE): 5.1 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3524 (NVD) : 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3524 (SUSE): 4.7 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3542 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3542 (SUSE): 5.9 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3545 (NVD) : 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3545 (SUSE): 7.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3565 (NVD) : 8 CVSS:3.1/AV:A/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3565 (SUSE): 7.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3586 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3586 (SUSE): 7 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3594 (NVD) : 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3594 (SUSE): 5.1 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3621 (NVD) : 7.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3621 (SUSE): 4.3 CVSS:3.1/AV:P/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3629 (NVD) : 3.3 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
                    CVE-2022-3629 (SUSE): 2.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
                    CVE-2022-3646 (NVD) : 5.3 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
                    CVE-2022-3646 (SUSE): 2.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
                    CVE-2022-3649 (NVD) : 9.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-3649 (SUSE): 3.1 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
                    CVE-2022-40307 (NVD) : 4.7 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-40307 (SUSE): 6.7 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-40768 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
                    CVE-2022-40768 (SUSE): 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
                    CVE-2022-42703 (NVD) : 5.5 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2022-42703 (SUSE): 7 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-43750 (NVD) : 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
                    CVE-2022-43750 (SUSE): 6.7 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

   An update that solves 21 vulnerabilities and has 11 fixes
   is now available.


   The SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 SP5 Azure kernel was updated.

   The following security bugs were fixed:

   - CVE-2021-4037: Fixed function logic vulnerability that allowed local
     users to create files for the XFS file-system with an unintended group
     ownership and with group execution and SGID permission bits set
   - CVE-2022-2153: Fixed vulnerability in KVM that could allow an
     unprivileged local attacker on the host to cause DoS (bnc#1200788).
   - CVE-2022-2964, CVE-2022-28748: Fixed memory corruption issues in
     ax88179_178a devices (bnc#1202686).
   - CVE-2022-3169: Fixed a denial of service flaw which occurs when
     consecutive requests to NVME_IOCTL_RESET and the NVME_IOCTL_SUBSYS_RESET
     are sent (bnc#1203290).
   - CVE-2022-3424: Fixed use-after-free in gru_set_context_option(),
     gru_fault() and gru_handle_user_call_os() that could lead to kernel
     panic (bsc#1204166).
   - CVE-2022-3521: Fixed race condition in kcm_tx_work() in
     net/kcm/kcmsock.c (bnc#1204355).
   - CVE-2022-3524: Fixed memory leak in ipv6_renew_options() in the IPv6
     handler (bnc#1204354).
   - CVE-2022-3542: Fixed memory leak in bnx2x_tpa_stop() in
     drivers/net/ethernet/broadcom/bnx2x/bnx2x_cmn.c (bnc#1204402).
   - CVE-2022-3545: Fixed use-after-free in area_cache_get() in
     drivers/net/ethernet/netronome/nfp/nfpcore/nfp_cppcore.c (bnc#1204415).
   - CVE-2022-3565: Fixed use-after-free in del_timer() in
     drivers/isdn/mISDN/l1oip_core.c (bnc#1204431).
   - CVE-2022-3586: Fixed use-after-free in socket buffer (SKB) that could
     allow a local unprivileged user to cause a denial of service
   - CVE-2022-3594: Fixed excessive data logging in intr_callback() in
     drivers/net/usb/r8152.c (bnc#1204479).
   - CVE-2022-3621: Fixed null pointer dereference in
     nilfs_bmap_lookup_at_level() in fs/nilfs2/inode.c (bnc#1204574).
   - CVE-2022-3629: Fixed memory leak in vsock_connect() in
     net/vmw_vsock/af_vsock.c (bnc#1204635).
   - CVE-2022-3646: Fixed memory leak in nilfs_attach_log_writer() in
     fs/nilfs2/segment.c (bnc#1204646).
   - CVE-2022-3649: Fixed use-after-free in nilfs_new_inode() in
     fs/nilfs2/inode.c (bnc#1204647).
   - CVE-2022-40307: Fixed a race condition that could had been exploited to
     trigger a use-after-free in the efi firmware capsule-loader.c
   - CVE-2022-40768: Fixed information leak in the scsi driver which allowed
     local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel memory
   - CVE-2022-42703: Fixed use-after-free in mm/rmap.c related to leaf
     anon_vma double reuse (bnc#1204168).
   - CVE-2022-43750: Fixed vulnerability in usbmon that allowed a user-space
     client to corrupt the monitor's internal memory (bnc#1204653).

   The following non-security bugs were fixed:

   - acpi: processor idle: Practically limit "Dummy wait" workaround to old
     Intel systems (bnc#1203802).
   - acpi: processor_idle: Skip dummy wait if kernel is in guest
   - amd-xgbe: Update DMA coherency values (git-fixes).
   - bnxt: do not lock the tx queue from napi poll (git-fixes).
   - bnxt_en: Fix RX consumer index logic in the error path (git-fixes).
   - bnxt_en: reverse order of TX disable and carrier off (git-fixes).
   - ethernet: sun: niu: fix missing checks of niu_pci_eeprom_read()
   - i40e: Fix flow for IPv6 next header (extension header) (git-fixes).
   - i40e: Fix overwriting flow control settings during driver loading
   - i40e: improve locking of mac_filter_hash (git-fixes).
   - input: gscps2 - check return value of ioremap() in gscps2_probe()
   - input: xpad - add supported devices as contributed on github (git-fixes).
   - ip6: fix skb leak in ip6frag_expire_frag_queue (bsc#1202972)
   - kvm: x86/emulator: Fix handing of POP SS to correctly set
     interruptibility (git-fixes).
   - locking/csd_lock: Change csdlock_debug from early_param to __setup
   - memcg, kmem: do not fail __GFP_NOFAIL charges (bsc#1204755).
   - net/mlx4: Fix EEPROM dump support (git-fixes).
   - net/mlx4_core: Add missed mlx4_free_cmd_mailbox() (git-fixes).
   - net/mlx5e: Remove dependency in IPsec initialization flows (git-fixes).
   - net: amd-xgbe: Fix NETDEV WATCHDOG transmit queue timeout warning
   - net: amd-xgbe: Fix network fluctuations when using 1G BELFUSE SFP
   - net: amd-xgbe: Reset link when the link never comes back (git-fixes).
   - net: dsa: mt7530: add the missing RxUnicast MIB counter (git-fixes).
   - net: ethernet: ezchip: fix UAF in nps_enet_remove (git-fixes).
   - net: lapbether: Prevent racing when checking whether the netif is
     running (git-fixes).
   - net: marvell: fix MVNETA_TX_IN_PRGRS bit number (git-fixes).
   - net: mvpp2: Put fwnode in error case during ->probe() (git-fixes).
   - net: stmmac: fix watchdog timeout during suspend/resume stress test
   - net: stmmac: stop each tx channel independently (git-fixes).
   - net: usb: qmi_wwan: Add new usb-id for Dell branded EM7455 (git-fixes).
   - net: vxge: fix use-after-free in vxge_device_unregister (git-fixes).
   - nvmem: core: Check input parameter for NULL in nvmem_unregister()
   - powerpc/mm/64s: Drop pgd_huge() (bsc#1065729).
   - powerpc/mm: remove pmd_huge/pud_huge stubs and include hugetlb.h
   - powerpc/pci_dn: Add missing of_node_put() (bsc#1065729).
   - powerpc/powernv: add missing of_node_put() in opal_export_attrs()
   - ppp: Fix generating ifname when empty IFLA_IFNAME is specified
   - ppp: Fix generating ppp unit id when ifname is not specified (git-fixes).
   - quota: widen timestamps for the fs_disk_quota structure (bsc#1203387).
   - r8169: fix jumbo packet handling on RTL8168e (git-fixes).
   - revert "niu: fix missing checks of niu_pci_eeprom_read" (git-fixes).
   - s390/guarded storage: simplify task exit handling (bsc#1203254
   - s390/hugetlb: fix prepare_hugepage_range() check for 2 GB hugepages
     (bsc#1203142 LTC#199883).
   - s390/hypfs: avoid error message under KVM (bsc#1032323).
   - s390/mm: do not trigger write fault when vma does not allow VM_WRITE
     (bsc#1203198 LTC#199898).
   - s390: fix double free of GS and RI CBs on fork() failure (bsc#1203254
   - usb: core: Fix RST error in hub.c (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: ch341: add basis for quirk detection (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: ch341: fix lockup of devices with limited prescaler
   - usb: serial: ch341: fix lost character on LCR updates (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: ch341: fix receiver regression (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: ch341: reimplement line-speed handling (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: cp210x: add Decagon UCA device id (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: ftdi_sio: add Omron CS1W-CIF31 device id (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: option: add Quectel BG95 0x0203 composition (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: option: add Quectel EM060K modem (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: option: add Quectel RM520N (git-fixes).
   - usb: serial: option: add support for OPPO R11 diag port (git-fixes).
   - x86/xen: Remove undefined behavior in setup_features() (git-fixes).
   - xfs: account finobt blocks properly in perag reservation (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: enable big timestamps (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: enable new inode btree counters feature (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: explicitly define inode timestamp range (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: preserve default grace interval during quotacheck (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: quota: move to time64_t interfaces (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: redefine xfs_ictimestamp_t (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: redefine xfs_timestamp_t (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: store inode btree block counts in AGI header (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: use a struct timespec64 for the in-core crtime (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: use the finobt block counts to speed up mount times (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: widen ondisk inode timestamps to deal with y2038+ (bsc#1203387).
   - xfs: widen ondisk quota expiration timestamps to handle y2038+

Special Instructions and Notes:

   Please reboot the system after installing this update.

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2022-4273=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (x86_64):


   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (noarch):



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