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A kpatch-patch security update has been released for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.



[RHSA-2023:5093-01] Important: kpatch-patch security update


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Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis: Important: kpatch-patch security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2023:5093-01
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL: https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2023:5093
Issue date: 2023-09-12
CVE Names: CVE-2023-3390 CVE-2023-3610 CVE-2023-3776
CVE-2023-4004 CVE-2023-4147 CVE-2023-31248
CVE-2023-35001
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1. Summary:

An update for kpatch-patch is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability
from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux BaseOS (v. 9) - ppc64le, x86_64

3. Description:

This is a kernel live patch module which is automatically loaded by the RPM
post-install script to modify the code of a running kernel.

Security Fix(es):

* kernel: UAF in nftables when nft_set_lookup_global triggered after
handling named and anonymous sets in batch requests (CVE-2023-3390)

* kernel: netfilter: nf_tables: fix chain binding transaction logic in the
abort path of NFT_MSG_NEWRULE (CVE-2023-3610)

* kernel: net/sched: cls_fw component can be exploited as result of failure
in tcf_change_indev function (CVE-2023-3776)

* kernel: netfilter: use-after-free due to improper element removal in
nft_pipapo_remove() (CVE-2023-4004)

* kernel: netfilter: nf_tables_newrule when adding a rule with
NFTA_RULE_CHAIN_ID leads to use-after-free (CVE-2023-4147)

* kernel: nf_tables: use-after-free in nft_chain_lookup_byid()
(CVE-2023-31248)

* kernel: nf_tables: stack-out-of-bounds-read in nft_byteorder_eval()
(CVE-2023-35001)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS
score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE
page(s) listed in the References section.

4. Solution:

For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:

https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed ( https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

2213260 - CVE-2023-3390 kernel: UAF in nftables when nft_set_lookup_global triggered after handling named and anonymous sets in batch requests
2220892 - CVE-2023-35001 kernel: nf_tables: stack-out-of-bounds-read in nft_byteorder_eval()
2220893 - CVE-2023-31248 kernel: nf_tables: use-after-free in nft_chain_lookup_byid()
2225097 - CVE-2023-3776 kernel: net/sched: cls_fw component can be exploited as result of failure in tcf_change_indev function
2225198 - CVE-2023-3610 kernel: netfilter: nf_tables: fix chain binding transaction logic in the abort path of NFT_MSG_NEWRULE
2225239 - CVE-2023-4147 kernel: netfilter: nf_tables_newrule when adding a rule with NFTA_RULE_CHAIN_ID leads to use-after-free
2225275 - CVE-2023-4004 kernel: netfilter: use-after-free due to improper element removal in nft_pipapo_remove()

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux BaseOS (v. 9):

Source:
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_11_1-1-5.el9_2.src.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_18_1-1-4.el9_2.src.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_25_1-1-3.el9_2.src.rpm

ppc64le:
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_11_1-1-5.el9_2.ppc64le.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_11_1-debuginfo-1-5.el9_2.ppc64le.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_11_1-debugsource-1-5.el9_2.ppc64le.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_18_1-1-4.el9_2.ppc64le.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_18_1-debuginfo-1-4.el9_2.ppc64le.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_18_1-debugsource-1-4.el9_2.ppc64le.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_25_1-1-3.el9_2.ppc64le.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_25_1-debuginfo-1-3.el9_2.ppc64le.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_25_1-debugsource-1-3.el9_2.ppc64le.rpm

x86_64:
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_11_1-1-5.el9_2.x86_64.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_11_1-debuginfo-1-5.el9_2.x86_64.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_11_1-debugsource-1-5.el9_2.x86_64.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_18_1-1-4.el9_2.x86_64.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_18_1-debuginfo-1-4.el9_2.x86_64.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_18_1-debugsource-1-4.el9_2.x86_64.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_25_1-1-3.el9_2.x86_64.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_25_1-debuginfo-1-3.el9_2.x86_64.rpm
kpatch-patch-5_14_0-284_25_1-debugsource-1-3.el9_2.x86_64.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/

7. References:

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-3390
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-3610
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-3776
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-4004
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-4147
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-31248
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-35001
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is [secalert@redhat.com]. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2023 Red Hat, Inc.

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