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openSUSE-SU-2010:0428-1 (low): rpm: Fix security problem where we miss to clear the SUID/SGID bits during package updates.
  • From: opensuse-security@xxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 24 Jul 2010 04:08:14 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <20100724020815.32FDFBE29@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
openSUSE Security Update: rpm: Fix security problem where we miss to clear
the SUID/SGID bits during package updates.
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2010:0428-1
Rating: low
References: #536256 #610941
Cross-References: CVE-2010-2059
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.0
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An update that solves one vulnerability and has one errata
is now available.

Description:

This update fixes the problem where RPM misses to clear the
SUID/SGID bit of old files during package updates.
(CVE-2010-2059)

Also the following bug was fixed: do not use glibc for
passwd/group lookups when --root is used [bnc#536256]


Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 11.0:

zypper in -t patch popt-2527

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.0 (i586 ppc src x86_64):

rpm-4.4.2-199.3

- openSUSE 11.0 (i586 ppc x86_64):

popt-1.7-427.3
popt-devel-1.7-427.3
rpm-devel-4.4.2-199.3

- openSUSE 11.0 (x86_64):

popt-32bit-1.7-427.3

- openSUSE 11.0 (ppc):

popt-64bit-1.7-427.3


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2059.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/536256
https://bugzilla.novell.com/610941


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