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A kernel-firmware security update has been released for openSUSE Leap 15.5 and SUSE Linux Enterprise.



SUSE-SU-2023:3298-1: moderate: Security update for kernel-firmware


# Security update for kernel-firmware

Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2023:3298-1
Rating: moderate
References:

* #1213287

Cross-References:

* CVE-2023-20569

CVSS scores:

* CVE-2023-20569 ( SUSE ): 5.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N

Affected Products:

* Basesystem Module 15-SP5
* openSUSE Leap 15.5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 15 SP5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Real Time 15 SP5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP5
* SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP5

An update that solves one vulnerability can now be installed.

## Description:

This update for kernel-firmware fixes the following issues:

* CVE-2023-20569: Fixed AMD 19h ucode to mitigate a side channel vulnerability
in some of the AMD CPUs. (bsc#1213287)

## Special Instructions and Notes:

* Please reboot the system after installing this update.

## Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Moderate update use the SUSE recommended installation
methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

* openSUSE Leap 15.5
zypper in -t patch SUSE-2023-3298=1 openSUSE-SLE-15.5-2023-3298=1

* Basesystem Module 15-SP5
zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-SP5-2023-3298=1

## Package List:

* openSUSE Leap 15.5 (noarch)
* kernel-firmware-bnx2-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* ucode-amd-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-ath11k-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-mellanox-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-network-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-nfp-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-chelsio-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-qlogic-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-intel-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-ath10k-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-radeon-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-all-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-platform-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-dpaa2-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-brcm-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-usb-network-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-qcom-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-serial-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-iwlwifi-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-sound-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-marvell-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-nvidia-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-i915-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-realtek-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-ti-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-ueagle-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-atheros-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-bluetooth-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-amdgpu-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-liquidio-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-mwifiex-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-prestera-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-media-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-mediatek-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* Basesystem Module 15-SP5 (noarch)
* kernel-firmware-bnx2-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* ucode-amd-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-ath11k-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-mellanox-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-network-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-nfp-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-chelsio-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-qlogic-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-intel-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-ath10k-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-radeon-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-all-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-platform-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-dpaa2-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-brcm-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-usb-network-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-qcom-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-serial-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-iwlwifi-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-sound-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-marvell-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-nvidia-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-i915-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-realtek-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-ti-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-ueagle-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-atheros-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-bluetooth-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-amdgpu-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-liquidio-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-mwifiex-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-prestera-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-media-20230724-150500.3.6.1
* kernel-firmware-mediatek-20230724-150500.3.6.1

## References:

* https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2023-20569.html
* https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1213287