Security update for permissions

SUSE Security Update: Security update for permissions
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2019:14237-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1150734 #1157198
Cross-References: CVE-2019-3690
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 solves one vulnerability and has one errata is now available.

Description:

This update for permissions fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2019-3690: Fixed a privilege escalation through untrusted symlinks (bsc#1150734).

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-permissions-14237=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch sleposp3-permissions-14237=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-permissions-14237=1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:
    zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-permissions-14237=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4-LTSS (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • permissions-2013.1.7-0.6.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3 (i586):
    • permissions-2013.1.7-0.6.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 (i586 ppc64 s390x x86_64):
    • permissions-debuginfo-2013.1.7-0.6.5.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 (i586 s390x x86_64):
    • permissions-debuginfo-2013.1.7-0.6.5.1

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