openSUSE Security Update: Security update for polkit
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Announcement ID:    openSUSE-SU-2021:0838-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1186497 
Cross-References:   CVE-2021-3560
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2021-3560 (SUSE): 8.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:
                    openSUSE Leap 15.2
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   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

   This update for polkit fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2021-3560: Fixed a local privilege escalation using
     polkit_system_bus_name_get_creds_sync() (bsc#1186497).

   This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15-SP2:Update update project.


Patch Instructions:

   To install this openSUSE Security 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 15.2:

      zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2021-838=1



Package List:

   - openSUSE Leap 15.2 (i586 x86_64):

      libpolkit0-0.116-lp152.2.3.1
      libpolkit0-debuginfo-0.116-lp152.2.3.1
      polkit-0.116-lp152.2.3.1
      polkit-debuginfo-0.116-lp152.2.3.1
      polkit-debugsource-0.116-lp152.2.3.1
      polkit-devel-0.116-lp152.2.3.1
      polkit-devel-debuginfo-0.116-lp152.2.3.1
      typelib-1_0-Polkit-1_0-0.116-lp152.2.3.1

   - openSUSE Leap 15.2 (noarch):

      polkit-doc-0.116-lp152.2.3.1

   - openSUSE Leap 15.2 (x86_64):

      libpolkit0-32bit-0.116-lp152.2.3.1
      libpolkit0-32bit-debuginfo-0.116-lp152.2.3.1


References:

   https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-3560.html
   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1186497