Bug 1788788 (CVE-2020-0549)

Summary: CVE-2020-0549 hw: L1D Cache Eviction Sampling
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Wade Mealing <wmealing>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: unspecifiedCC: aarapov, eshatokhin, esyr, jarodwilson, jonathan, klaas, mikedep333, mmilgram, pasik, poros, ppandit, security-response-team, skozina
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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A microarchitectural timing flaw was found on some Intel processors. A corner case exists where data in-flight during the eviction process can end up in the “fill buffers” and not properly cleared by the MDS mitigations. The fill buffer contents (which were expected to be blank) can be inferred using MDS or TAA style attack methods to allow a local attacker to infer fill buffer values.
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Last Closed: 2020-06-09 23:20:29 UTC Type: ---
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Bug Depends On: 1795356, 1795349, 1795355, 1795357, 1848173, 1848174, 1848175, 1848176    
Bug Blocks: 1790307    

Description Wade Mealing 2020-01-08 05:45:44 UTC
A flaw was found during cache eviction on some Intel processors which may allow a local attacker to infer cache contents and disclose information through this side-channel.


Reference:
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  -> https://access.redhat.com/solutions/l1d-cache-eviction-and-vector-register-sampling

Additional information:
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  -> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vector_processor
  -> https://software.intel.com/en-us/articles/introduction-to-intel-advanced-vector-extensions

Comment 2 Prasad J Pandit 2020-01-27 18:22:27 UTC
Created microcode_ctl tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1795349]

Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-09 18:12:47 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Via RHSA-2020:2431 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2431

Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-09 19:23:13 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2020:2433 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2433

Comment 11 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-09 22:57:51 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

Via RHSA-2020:2432 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2432

Comment 12 Product Security DevOps Team 2020-06-09 23:20:29 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2020-0549

Comment 14 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-23 13:11:43 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 Extended Update Support

Via RHSA-2020:2677 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2677

Comment 15 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-23 13:46:24 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.2 Advanced Update Support

Via RHSA-2020:2679 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2679

Comment 16 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-23 13:52:31 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3 Advanced Update Support
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3 Update Services for SAP Solutions
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.3 Telco Extended Update Support

Via RHSA-2020:2680 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2680

Comment 17 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-23 15:36:15 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 Advanced Update Support

Via RHSA-2020:2707 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2707

Comment 18 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-23 15:36:50 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6 Advanced Update Support

Via RHSA-2020:2706 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2706

Comment 19 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-29 07:46:40 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.0 Update Services for SAP Solutions

Via RHSA-2020:2757 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2757

Comment 20 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-29 08:10:59 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7 Extended Update Support

Via RHSA-2020:2758 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2758

Comment 21 errata-xmlrpc 2020-06-30 12:11:26 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 Advanced Update Support
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 Update Services for SAP Solutions
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 Telco Extended Update Support

Via RHSA-2020:2771 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2771

Comment 22 errata-xmlrpc 2020-07-07 10:18:58 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6 Extended Update Support

Via RHSA-2020:2842 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:2842