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This update for sudo fixes the following security issues : - Fix two security vulnerabilities that allowed users to bypass sudo's NOEXEC functionality : - noexec bypass via system() and popen() [CVE-2016-7032, bsc#1007766] - noexec bypass via wordexp() [CVE-2016-7076, bsc#1007501] - Fix unsafe handling of TZ environment variable. [CVE-2014-9680, bsc#917806] Additionally, these non-security fixes are included in the update : - Fix 'ignoring time stamp from the future' message after each boot with !tty_tickets. [bsc#899252] - Enable support for SASL-based authentication. [bsc#979531] Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product : SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-1692=1 SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-1692=1 SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1692=1 To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.