Security update for webyast

SUSE Security Update: Security update for webyast
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2013:1894-1
Rating: important
References: #851116
Affected Products:
  • WebYaST 1.3
  • SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3
  • SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3

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

    Description:


    The following security issue has been fixed:

    * CVE-2013-3709: webyast: local privilege escalation
    via secret rails tokens execution. This vulnerability was
    reported by joernchen of Phenoelit.

    Security Issue reference:

    * CVE-2013-3709
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    Patch Instructions:

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

    • WebYaST 1.3:
      zypper in -t patch slewyst13-webyast-base-8608
    • SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3:
      zypper in -t patch slestso13-webyast-base-8608
    • SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3:
      zypper in -t patch sleslms13-webyast-base-8608

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

    Package List:

    • WebYaST 1.3 (noarch) [New Version: 0.3.43.1]:
    • webyast-base-0.3.43.1-0.5.1
    • webyast-base-branding-default-0.3.43.1-0.5.1
    • SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 (noarch) [New Version: 0.3.43.1]:
    • webyast-base-0.3.43.1-0.5.1
    • webyast-base-branding-default-0.3.43.1-0.5.1
    • SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3 (noarch) [New Version: 0.3.43.1]:
    • webyast-base-0.3.43.1-0.5.1
    • webyast-base-branding-default-0.3.43.1-0.5.1

    References:

    • http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-3709.html
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/851116
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=e33808e1f7a924a2aecffd6c2cfef5e0