Descriptionarpwatch 2.1a15, as used by Red Hat, Debian, Fedora, and possibly others, does not properly drop supplementary groups, which might allow attackers to gain root privileges by leveraging other vulnerabilities in the daemon.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SU-2012:0987-1, published Mon Aug 13 13:08:37 MDT 2012
- openSUSE-SU-2012:0915-1, published Wed, 25 Jul 2012 15:08:31 +0200 (CEST)
List of released packages
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.
|SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1||arpwatch||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS||arpwatch||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1||arpwatch||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS||arpwatch||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP AIO 11 SP1||arpwatch||Released|