Security update for sudo

SUSE Security Update: Security update for sudo
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:14193-1
Rating: important
References: #1153674
Cross-References: CVE-2019-14287
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3

An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:

This update for sudo fixes the following issues:

  • 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).

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 11-SP4-LTSS:
    zypper in -t patch slessp4-sudo-14193=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch sleposp3-sudo-14193=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-sudo-14193=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-sudo-14193=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • sudo-1.7.6p2-0.30.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3 (i586):
    • sudo-1.7.6p2-0.30.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • sudo-debuginfo-1.7.6p2-0.30.5.1
    • sudo-debugsource-1.7.6p2-0.30.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 (i586 s390x x86_64):
    • sudo-debuginfo-1.7.6p2-0.30.5.1
    • sudo-debugsource-1.7.6p2-0.30.5.1

References: