Security update for sudo

SUSE Security Update: Security update for sudo
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2014:0475-1
Rating: important
References: #863025 #866503 #868444
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3

  • An update that solves one vulnerability and has two fixes is now available.

    Description:


    This collective update for sudo provides fixes for the
    following issues:

    * Security policy bypass when env_reset is disabled.
    (CVE-2014-0106, bnc#866503)
    * Regression in the previous update that causes a
    segmentation fault when running "sudo -s". (bnc#868444)
    * Command "who -m" prints no output when using
    log_input/log_output sudo options. (bnc#863025)

    Security Issues references:

    * CVE-2014-0106
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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:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-sudo-9044
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch slessp3-sudo-9044
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3:
      zypper in -t patch sledsp3-sudo-9044

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware (i586 x86_64):
    • sudo-1.7.6p2-0.21.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • sudo-1.7.6p2-0.21.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 (i586 x86_64):
    • sudo-1.7.6p2-0.21.1

    References:

    • http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0106.html
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/863025
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/866503
    • https://bugzilla.novell.com/868444
    • http://download.suse.com/patch/finder/?keywords=7394054678cda176999ab258b218cb1d