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Posted 12 July 2013 - 09:07 AM

openSUSE Security Update: 3.0.80 kernel update
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2013:1187-1
Rating: important
References: #763968 #769685 #788590 #789359 #792584 #797175
#800907 #802642 #804609 #804656 #805804 #805945
#806238 #806980 #808358 #808647 #808827 #809122
#809895 #809902 #809903 #810473 #810580 #810624
#810722 #812281 #814719 #815356 #815444 #815745
#816443 #816451 #816586 #817010 #817339 #818053
#818327 #818371 #818514 #818516 #818798 #819295
#819519 #819655 #820434 #821930 #822431 #822722

Cross-References: CVE-2012-6548 CVE-2012-6549 CVE-2013-0160
CVE-2013-0268 CVE-2013-0311 CVE-2013-0914
CVE-2013-1772 CVE-2013-1792 CVE-2013-1796
CVE-2013-1797 CVE-2013-1798 CVE-2013-2634
CVE-2013-2635
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.4
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An update that solves 13 vulnerabilities and has 35 fixes
is now available.

Description:

The kernel was updated to Linux kernel 3.0.80, fixing
various bugs and security issues.

Following security issues were fixed: CVE-2013-0160:
Timing side channel on attacks were possible on /dev/ptmx
that could allow local attackers to predict keypresses like
e.g. passwords. This has been fixed again by up[censored]
accessed/modified time on the pty devices in resolution of
8 seconds, so that idle time detection can still work.

CVE-2013-3222: The vcc_recvmsg function in
net/atm/common.c in the Linux kernel did not initialize a
certain length variable, which allowed local users to
obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a
crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3223: The ax25_recvmsg function in
net/ax25/af_ax25.c in the Linux kernel did not initialize a
certain data structure, which allowed local users to obtain
sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a
crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3224: The bt_sock_recvmsg function in
net/bluetooth/af_bluetooth.c in the Linux kernel did not
properly initialize a certain length variable, which
allowed local users to obtain sensitive information from
kernel stack memory via a crafted recvmsg or recvfrom
system call.

CVE-2013-3225: The rfcomm_sock_recvmsg function in
net/bluetooth/rfcomm/sock.c in the Linux kernel did not
initialize a certain length variable, which allowed local
users to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack
memory via a crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3227: The caif_seqpkt_recvmsg function in
net/caif/caif_socket.c in the Linux kernel did not
initialize a certain length variable, which allowed local
users to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack
memory via a crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3228: The irda_recvmsg_dgram function in
net/irda/af_irda.c in the Linux kernel did not initialize a
certain length variable, which allowed local users to
obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a
crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3229: The iucv_sock_recvmsg function in
net/iucv/af_iucv.c in the Linux kernel did not initialize a
certain length variable, which allowed local users to
obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a
crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3231: The llc_ui_recvmsg function in
net/llc/af_llc.c in the Linux kernel did not initialize a
certain length variable, which allowed local users to
obtain sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a
crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3232: The nr_recvmsg function in
net/netrom/af_netrom.c in the Linux kernel did not
initialize a certain data structure, which allowed local
users to obtain sensitive information from kernel stack
memory via a crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3234: The rose_recvmsg function in
net/rose/af_rose.c in the Linux kernel did not initialize a
certain data structure, which allowed local users to obtain
sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a
crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3235: net/tipc/socket.c in the Linux kernel did
not initialize a certain data structure and a certain
length variable, which allowed local users to obtain
sensitive information from kernel stack memory via a
crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call.

CVE-2013-3076: The crypto API in the Linux kernel did
not initialize certain length variables, which allowed
local users to obtain sensitive information from kernel
stack memory via a crafted recvmsg or recvfrom system call,
related to the hash_recvmsg function in crypto/algif_hash.c
and the skcipher_recvmsg function in
crypto/algif_skcipher.c.

CVE-2013-1979: The scm_set_cred function in
include/net/scm.h in the Linux kernel used incorrect uid
and gid values during credentials passing, which allowed
local users to gain privileges via a crafted application.

A kernel information leak via tkill/tgkill was fixed.


Following bugs were fixed:
- reiserfs: fix spurious multiple-fill in
reiserfs_readdir_dentry (bnc#822722).

- libfc: do not exch_done() on invalid sequence ptr
(bnc#810722).

- netfilter: ip6t_LOG: fix logging of packet mark
(bnc#821930).

- hyperv: use 3.4 as LIC version string (bnc#822431).

- virtio_net: introduce VIRTIO_NET_HDR_F_DATA_VALID
(bnc#819655).

- xen/netback: do not disconnect frontend when seeing
oversize packet.
- xen/netfront: reduce gso_max_size to account for max
TCP header.
- xen/netfront: fix kABI after "reduce gso_max_size to
account for max TCP header".

- xfs: Fix kABI due to change in xfs_buf (bnc#815356).

- xfs: fix race while discarding buffers [V4]
(bnc#815356 (comment 36)).

- xfs: Serialize file-extending direct IO (bnc#818371).

- xhci: Do not switch webcams in some HP ProBooks to
XHCI (bnc#805804).
- bluetooth: Do not switch BT on HP ProBook 4340
(bnc#812281).

- s390/ftrace: fix mcount adjustment (bnc#809895).

- mm: memory_dev_init make sure nmi watchdog does not
trigger while registering memory sections (bnc#804609,
bnc#820434).

- patches.fixes/xfs-backward-alloc-fix.diff: xfs: Avoid
pathological backwards allocation (bnc#805945).

- mm: compaction: Restart compaction from near where it
left off
- mm: compaction: cache if a pageblock was scanned and
no pages were isolated
- mm: compaction: clear PG_migrate_skip based on
compaction and reclaim activity
- mm: compaction: Scan PFN caching KABI workaround
- mm: page_allocator: Remove first_pass guard
- mm: vmscan: do not stall on writeback during memory
compaction Cache compaction restart points for faster
compaction cycles (bnc#816451)

- qlge: fix dma map leak when the last chunk is not
allocated (bnc#819519).

- SUNRPC: Get rid of the redundant xprt->shutdown bit
field (bnc#800907).
- SUNRPC: Ensure that we grab the XPRT_LOCK before
calling xprt_alloc_slot (bnc#800907).
- SUNRPC: Fix a UDP transport regression (bnc#800907).
- SUNRPC: Allow caller of rpc_sleep_on() to select
priority levels (bnc#800907).
- SUNRPC: Replace xprt->resend and xprt->sending with a
priority queue (bnc#800907).
- SUNRPC: Fix potential races in xprt_lock_write_next()
(bnc#800907).

- md: cannot re-add disks after recovery (bnc#808647).

- fs/xattr.c:getxattr(): improve handling of allocation
failures (bnc#818053).
- fs/xattr.c:listxattr(): fall back to vmalloc() if
kmalloc() failed (bnc#818053).
- fs/xattr.c:setxattr(): improve handling of allocation
failures (bnc#818053).
- fs/xattr.c: suppress page allocation failure warnings
from sys_listxattr() (bnc#818053).

- virtio-blk: Call revalidate_disk() upon online disk
resize (bnc#817339).

- usb-storage: CY7C68300A chips do not support Cypress
ATACB (bnc#819295).

- patches.kernel.org/patch-3.0.60-61: Update references
(add bnc#810580).

- usb: Using correct way to clear usb3.0 devices remote
wakeup feature (bnc#818516).

- xhci: Fix TD size for isochronous URBs (bnc#818514).

- ALSA: hda - fixup D3 pin and right channel mute on
Haswell HDMI audio (bnc#818798).
- ALSA: hda - Apply pin-enablement workaround to all
Haswell HDMI codecs (bnc#818798).

- xfs: fallback to vmalloc for large buffers in
xfs_attrmulti_attr_get (bnc#818053).
- xfs: fallback to vmalloc for large buffers in
xfs_attrlist_by_handle (bnc#818053).
- xfs: xfs: fallback to vmalloc for large buffers in
xfs_compat_attrlist_by_handle (bnc#818053).

- xHCI: store rings type.
- xhci: Fix hang on back-to-back Set TR Deq Ptr commands.
- xHCI: check enqueue pointer advance into dequeue seg.
- xHCI: store rings last segment and segment numbers.
- xHCI: Allocate 2 segments for transfer ring.
- xHCI: count free TRBs on transfer ring.
- xHCI: factor out segments allocation and free function.
- xHCI: update sg tablesize.
- xHCI: set cycle state when allocate rings.
- xhci: Reserve one command for USB3 LPM disable.
- xHCI: dynamic ring expansion.
- xhci: Do not warn on empty ring for suspended devices.

- md/raid1: Do not release reference to device while
handling read error (bnc#809122, bnc#814719).

- rpm/mkspec: Stop generating the get_release_number.sh
file.

- rpm/kernel-spec-macros: Properly handle KOTD release
numbers with .g suffix.

- rpm/kernel-spec-macros: Drop the %release_num macro We
no longer put the -rcX tag into the release string.

- rpm/kernel-*.spec.in, rpm/mkspec: Do not force the
"" string in specfiles.

- mm/mmap: check for RLIMIT_AS before unmapping
(bnc#818327).

- mm: Fix add_page_wait_queue() to work for PG_Locked
bit waiters (bnc#792584).

- mm: Fix add_page_wait_queue() to work for PG_Locked
bit waiters (bnc#792584).

- bonding: only use primary address for ARP (bnc#815444).
- bonding: remove entries for master_ip and vlan_ip and
query devices instead (bnc#815444).


- mm: speedup in __early_pfn_to_nid (bnc#810624).

- TTY: fix atime/mtime regression (bnc#815745).

- sd_dif: problem with verify of type 1 protection
information (PI) (bnc#817010).

- sched: harden rq rt usage accounting (bnc#769685,
bnc#788590).

- rcu: Avoid spurious RCU CPU stall warnings
(bnc#816586).
- rcu: Dump local stack if cannot dump all CPUs stacks
(bnc#816586).
- rcu: Fix detection of abruptly-ending stall
(bnc#816586).
- rcu: Suppress NMI backtraces when stall ends before
dump (bnc#816586).

- Update Xen patches to 3.0.74.

- btrfs: do not re-enter when allocating a chunk.
- btrfs: save us a read_lock.
- btrfs: Check CAP_DAC_READ_SEARCH for
BTRFS_IOC_INO_PATHS.
- btrfs: remove unused fs_info from btrfs_decode_error().
- btrfs: handle null fs_info in btrfs_panic().
- btrfs: fix varargs in __btrfs_std_error.
- btrfs: fix the race between bio and btrfs_stop_workers.
- btrfs: fix NULL pointer after aborting a transaction.
- btrfs: fix infinite loop when we abort on mount.

- xfs: Do not allocate new buffers on every call to
_xfs_buf_find (bnc#763968).
- xfs: fix buffer lookup race on allocation failure
(bnc#763968).


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 11.4:

zypper in -t patch 2013-109

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.4 (i586 x86_64):

kernel-debug-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-debug-base-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-debug-base-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-debug-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-debug-debugsource-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-debug-devel-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-debug-devel-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-debug-hmac-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-default-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-default-base-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-default-base-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-default-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-default-debugsource-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-default-devel-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-default-devel-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-default-hmac-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-desktop-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-desktop-base-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-desktop-base-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-desktop-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-desktop-debugsource-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-desktop-devel-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-desktop-devel-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-desktop-hmac-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-base-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-base-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-debugsource-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-devel-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-devel-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-extra-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-extra-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-ec2-hmac-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-source-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-source-vanilla-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-syms-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-trace-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-trace-base-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-trace-base-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-trace-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-trace-debugsource-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-trace-devel-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-trace-devel-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-trace-hmac-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vanilla-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vanilla-base-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vanilla-base-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vanilla-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vanilla-debugsource-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vanilla-devel-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vanilla-devel-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vanilla-hmac-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-xen-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-xen-base-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-xen-base-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-xen-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-xen-debugsource-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-xen-devel-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-xen-devel-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-xen-hmac-3.0.80-52.1
preload-1.2-6.35.1
preload-debuginfo-1.2-6.35.1
preload-debugsource-1.2-6.35.1
preload-kmp-default-1.2_3.0.80_52-6.35.1
preload-kmp-default-debuginfo-1.2_3.0.80_52-6.35.1
preload-kmp-desktop-1.2_3.0.80_52-6.35.1
preload-kmp-desktop-debuginfo-1.2_3.0.80_52-6.35.1

- openSUSE 11.4 (noarch):

kernel-docs-3.0.80-52.2

- openSUSE 11.4 (i586):

kernel-pae-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-pae-base-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-pae-base-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-pae-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-pae-debugsource-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-pae-devel-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-pae-devel-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-pae-hmac-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vmi-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vmi-base-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vmi-base-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vmi-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vmi-debugsource-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vmi-devel-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vmi-devel-debuginfo-3.0.80-52.1
kernel-vmi-hmac-3.0.80-52.1


References:

http://support.novel...-2012-6548.html
http://support.novel...-2012-6549.html
http://support.novel...-2013-0160.html
http://support.novel...-2013-0268.html
http://support.novel...-2013-0311.html
http://support.novel...-2013-0914.html
http://support.novel...-2013-1772.html
http://support.novel...-2013-1792.html
http://support.novel...-2013-1796.html
http://support.novel...-2013-1797.html
http://support.novel...-2013-1798.html
http://support.novel...-2013-2634.html
http://support.novel...-2013-2635.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/763968
https://bugzilla.novell.com/769685
https://bugzilla.novell.com/788590
https://bugzilla.novell.com/789359
https://bugzilla.novell.com/792584
https://bugzilla.novell.com/797175
https://bugzilla.novell.com/800907
https://bugzilla.novell.com/802642
https://bugzilla.novell.com/804609
https://bugzilla.novell.com/804656
https://bugzilla.novell.com/805804
https://bugzilla.novell.com/805945
https://bugzilla.novell.com/806238
https://bugzilla.novell.com/806980
https://bugzilla.novell.com/808358
https://bugzilla.novell.com/808647
https://bugzilla.novell.com/808827
https://bugzilla.novell.com/809122
https://bugzilla.novell.com/809895
https://bugzilla.novell.com/809902
https://bugzilla.novell.com/809903
https://bugzilla.novell.com/810473
https://bugzilla.novell.com/810580
https://bugzilla.novell.com/810624
https://bugzilla.novell.com/810722
https://bugzilla.novell.com/812281
https://bugzilla.novell.com/814719
https://bugzilla.novell.com/815356
https://bugzilla.novell.com/815444
https://bugzilla.novell.com/815745
https://bugzilla.novell.com/816443
https://bugzilla.novell.com/816451
https://bugzilla.novell.com/816586
https://bugzilla.novell.com/817010
https://bugzilla.novell.com/817339
https://bugzilla.novell.com/818053
https://bugzilla.novell.com/818327
https://bugzilla.novell.com/818371
https://bugzilla.novell.com/818514
https://bugzilla.novell.com/818516
https://bugzilla.novell.com/818798
https://bugzilla.novell.com/819295
https://bugzilla.novell.com/819519
https://bugzilla.novell.com/819655
https://bugzilla.novell.com/820434
https://bugzilla.novell.com/821930
https://bugzilla.novell.com/822431
https://bugzilla.novell.com/822722

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