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Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:SUSE: Security Advisory (SUSE-SU-2016:3252-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'Linux Kernel' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2016:3252-1 advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'Linux Kernel' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2016:3252-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
The SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 SP 2 kernel was updated to fix two security issues.
The following security bugs were fixed:
- CVE-2016-9576: A use-after-free vulnerability in the SCSI generic driver
allows users with write access to /dev/sg* or /dev/bsg* to elevate their
privileges (bsc#1013604).
- CVE-2016-9794: A use-after-free vulnerability in the ALSA pcm layer
allowed local users to cause a denial of service, memory corruption or
possibly even to elevate their privileges (bsc#1013533).

Affected Software/OS:
'Linux Kernel' package(s) on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP2, SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP2

Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-9576
BugTraq ID: 94821
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:0817
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:1842
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:2077
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2017:2669
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2016:3146 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2016:3188 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2016:3203 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2016:3217 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2016:3248 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2016:3252 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2016:3085 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2016:3086 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2016:3118 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-9794
BugTraq ID: 94654
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:2574
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