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openSUSE-SU-2011:0050-1 (moderate): sudo: security udpate
openSUSE Security Update: sudo: security udpate
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2011:0050-1
Rating: moderate
References: #594738 #663881
Cross-References: CVE-2010-1163 CVE-2010-1646 CVE-2011-0010

Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.3
openSUSE 11.2
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An update that fixes three vulnerabilities is now available.

Description:

This update of sudo fixes:
- CVE-2011-0010: Does ask for the user password for GID
changes now.
- CVE-2010-1646: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.6 (CWE-264): The
secure environment option can handle multiple occurrence
of PATH now.
- CVE-2010-1163: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.9 (CWE-20): Improved
command matching.


Special Instructions and Notes:

Please reboot the system after installing this update.

Patch Instructions:

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

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch sudo-3811

- openSUSE 11.2:

zypper in -t patch sudo-3811

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


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64):

sudo-1.7.2p7-2.3.1

- openSUSE 11.2 (i586 x86_64):

sudo-1.7.2-2.5.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1163.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1646.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0010.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/594738
https://bugzilla.novell.com/663881


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