Security update for spacewalk-java

SUSE Security Update: Security update for spacewalk-java
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2013:1661-1
Rating: critical
References: #848639
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2

  • An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available. It includes one version update.


    This update fixes an admin user dialog problem in
    spacewalk. The "add new admin user" functionality didn't
    get disabled after it was used. So after install/adding
    the first admin user anyone could have added additional
    admin users.

    Security Issue reference:

    * CVE-2013-4480

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2:
      zypper in -t patch sleman17sp2-spacewalk-java-8506

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Manager 1.7 for SLE 11 SP2 (noarch) [New Version:]:
    • spacewalk-java-
    • spacewalk-java-config-
    • spacewalk-java-lib-
    • spacewalk-java-oracle-
    • spacewalk-java-postgresql-
    • spacewalk-taskomatic-