openSUSE Security Update : sudo (openSUSE-2017-636)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for sudo fixes the following issues :

CVE-2017-1000367 :

- Due to incorrect assumptions in /proc/[pid]/stat
parsing, a local attacker can pretend that his tty is
any file on the filesystem, thus gaining arbitrary file
write access on SELinux-enabled systems. [bsc#1039361]

- Fix FQDN for hostname. [bsc#1024145]

- Filter netgroups, they aren't handled by SSSD.
[bsc#1015351]

- Fix problems related to 'krb5_ccname' option
[bsc#981124]

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1015351
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1024145
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1039361
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=981124

Solution :

Update the affected sudo packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100524 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-1000367

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