SUSE-SU-2018:1935-2: important: Recommended update for ucode-intel

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   SUSE Security Update: Recommended update for ucode-intel

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:1935-2
Rating:             important
References:         #1087082 #1087083 #1096141 #1100147 
Cross-References:   CVE-2018-3639 CVE-2018-3640
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL

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


   The Intel CPU microcode bundle was updated to the 20180703 release.

   For the listed CPU chipsets this fixes CVE-2018-3640 (Spectre v3a) and
   helps mitigating CVE-2018-3639 (Spectre v4)  (bsc#1100147 bsc#1087082

   More information on:

   Following chipsets are fixed in this round:

   Model        Stepping F-MO-S/PI      Old->New

   ---- updated platforms ------------------------------------

   SNB-EP       C1       6-2d-6/6d 0000061c->0000061d Xeon E5 SNB-EP
   C2       6-2d-7/6d 00000713->00000714 Xeon E5 IVT          C0
   6-3e-4/ed 0000042c->0000042d Xeon E5 v2; Core i7-4960X/4930K/4820K
   IVT          D1       6-3e-7/ed 00000713->00000714 Xeon E5 v2 HSX-E/EP/4S
   C0       6-3f-2/6f 0000003c->0000003d Xeon E5 v3 HSX-EX       E0
   6-3f-4/80 00000011->00000012 Xeon E7 v3 SKX-SP/D/W/X H0       6-55-4/b7
   02000043->0200004d Xeon Bronze 31xx, Silver 41xx, Gold 51xx/61xx Platinum
   81xx, D/W-21xx; Core i9-7xxxX BDX-DE       A1       6-56-5/10
   0e000009->0e00000a Xeon D-15x3N BDX-ML       B/M/R0   6-4f-1/ef
   0b00002c->0b00002e Xeon E5/E7 v4; Core i7-69xx/68xx

   - Add a new style supplements for the recent kernels. (bsc#1096141)

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-SP2-BCL:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-1308=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):



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