SUSE-SU-2016:1596-1 -- Suse Kernel
|ID: oval:org.secpod.oval:def:400630||Date: (C)2016-12-27 (M)2017-10-12|
|Class: PATCH||Family: unix|
The SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 GA kernel was updated to fix one security issue. The following security bug was fixed: - CVE-2016-1583: Prevent the usage of mmap when the lower file system does not allow it. This could have lead to local privilege escalation when ecryptfs-utils was installed and /sbin/mount.ecryptfs_private was setuid .
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12|