SUSE: 2019:2668-1 important: sudo

    Date15 Oct 2019
    CategorySuSE
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
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    An update that solves one vulnerability and has three fixes is now available.
    
       SUSE Security Update: Security update for sudo
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    Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2019:2668-1
    Rating:             important
    References:         #1053911 #1058297 #1068003 #1153674 
    Cross-References:   CVE-2019-14287
    Affected Products:
                        SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1
                        SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS
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       An update that solves one vulnerability and has three fixes
       is now available.
    
    Description:
    
       This update for sudo provides the following fix:
    
       Security issue fixed:
    
       - CVE-2019-14287: Fixed an issue where a user with sudo privileges that
         allowed them to run commands with an arbitrary uid, could run commands
         as root, despite being forbidden to do so in sudoers (bsc#1153674).
    
       Other issues fixed:
    
       - Cache resolved group names as calling getgrgid() is expensive and
         on systems connected to AD with many users, groups or sudo rules it
          causes sudo to take a long time to run (bsc#1068003).
       - Disable insults by default at build time. For new installations this was
         done via sudoers file, but when upgrading from previous versions it
         would accidentally be enabled (bsc#1053911).
       - Enable support for zlib compressed I/O logs (bsc#1058297).
    
    
    Patch Instructions:
    
       To install this SUSE 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:
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1:
    
          zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-2668=1
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:
    
          zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2019-2668=1
    
    
    
    Package List:
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1 (ppc64le x86_64):
    
          sudo-1.8.10p3-2.28.1
          sudo-debuginfo-1.8.10p3-2.28.1
          sudo-debugsource-1.8.10p3-2.28.1
    
       - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS (ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    
          sudo-1.8.10p3-2.28.1
          sudo-debuginfo-1.8.10p3-2.28.1
          sudo-debugsource-1.8.10p3-2.28.1
    
    
    References:
    
       https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2019-14287.html
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1053911
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1058297
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1068003
       https://bugzilla.suse.com/1153674
    
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