openSUSE Security Update : shadow (openSUSE-2018-249)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 108271
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update for shadow fixes the following issues :
- CVE-2018-7169: Fixed an privilege escalation in newgidmap, which allowed an unprivileged user to be placed in a user namespace where setgroups(2) is allowed. (bsc#1081294)
This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update project.
SolutionUpdate the affected shadow packages.