Bug 2171244

Summary: CVE-2022-33972 kernel: Intel firmware update for incorrect calculation in microcode keying mechanism [fedora-all]
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Alex <allarkin>
Component: kernelAssignee: Kernel Maintainer List <kernel-maint>
Status: CLOSED CANTFIX QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
Severity: high Docs Contact:
Priority: high    
Version: 37CC: acaringi, adscvr, airlied, alciregi, bskeggs, hdegoede, hpa, jarodwilson, jforbes, jglisse, josef, jwboyer, kernel-maint, lgoncalv, linville, masami256, mchehab, ptalbert, steved
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Description Alex 2023-02-19 11:44:09 UTC
More information about this security flaw is available in the following bug:

http://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2171243

Disclaimer: Community trackers are created by Red Hat Product Security team on a best effort basis. Package maintainers are required to ascertain if the flaw indeed affects their package, before starting the update process.

Reproducers, if any, will remain confidential and never be made public, unless done so by the security team.

Comment 1 Alex 2023-02-19 11:44:12 UTC
Use the following template to for the 'fedpkg update' request to submit an
update for this issue as it contains the top-level parent bug(s) as well as
this tracking bug.  This will ensure that all associated bugs get updated
when new packages are pushed to stable.

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# bugfix, security, enhancement, newpackage (required)
type=security

# low, medium, high, urgent (required)
severity=high

# testing, stable
request=testing

# Bug numbers: 1234,9876
bugs=2171243,2171244

# Description of your update
notes=Security fix for [PUT CVEs HERE]

# Enable request automation based on the stable/unstable karma thresholds
autokarma=True
stable_karma=3
unstable_karma=-3

# Automatically close bugs when this marked as stable
close_bugs=True

# Suggest that users restart after update
suggest_reboot=False

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Additionally, you may opt to use the bodhi web interface to submit updates:

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/new

Comment 2 Justin M. Forbes 2023-03-21 13:11:11 UTC
The fix for this is in microcode, and not the kernel.