CVE-2017-15588 SUSE Enterprise Linux Security Update for xen (SUSE-SU-2017:2864-1)




SUSE has released security update for xen to fix the vulnerabilities.

Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2


This vulnerability can be used to cause a complete denial of service and could render the resource completely unavailable.


Upgrade to the latest packages which contain a patch. To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product.

To install packages using the command line interface, use the command “yum update”.

Refer to SUSE security advisory SUSE-SU-2017:2864-1 to address this issue and obtain further details.

Following are links for downloading patches to fix the vulnerabilities:

SUSE-SU-2017:2864-1: SUSE Enterprise Linux

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