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openSUSE alert openSUSE-SU-2012:0621-1 (coreutils)

From:  opensuse-security@opensuse.org
To:  opensuse-updates@opensuse.org
Subject:  openSUSE-SU-2012:0621-1: moderate: update for coreutils
Date:  Tue, 15 May 2012 16:08:12 +0200 (CEST)
Message-ID:  <20120515140812.4EC333242A@maintenance.suse.de>
Archive-link:  Article, Thread

openSUSE Security Update: update for coreutils ______________________________________________________________________________ Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2012:0621-1 Rating: moderate References: #697897 #741241 Cross-References: CVE-2005-4890 Affected Products: openSUSE 12.1 ______________________________________________________________________________ An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available. Description: when running "su -c" to execute commands as different user the target user could inject command back into the calling user's terminal via the TIOCSTI ioctl. Patch Instructions: To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: - openSUSE 12.1: zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2012-278 To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch". Package List: - openSUSE 12.1 (i586 x86_64): coreutils-8.14-3.4.1 coreutils-debuginfo-8.14-3.4.1 coreutils-debugsource-8.14-3.4.1 - openSUSE 12.1 (noarch): coreutils-lang-8.14-3.4.1 - openSUSE 12.1 (ia64): coreutils-debuginfo-x86-8.14-3.4.1 coreutils-x86-8.14-3.4.1 References: http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2005-4890.html https://bugzilla.novell.com/697897 https://bugzilla.novell.com/741241


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