Security update for aaa_base
(Last modified: 22OCT2004)
solutions Security update for aaa_base SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (8ef654df92ec7285c3e2c843233c1f68)
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
- The suse.de-clean-vi was not race free and could be used by a local attacker to remove any file on the system.
- The safe-rm script used for safe /tmp file removal could be tricked by a local attacker with a symlink attack to remove any file in the filesystem due to a very narrow race in bash directory handling.
- The initial tmp file cleaning script could be tricked by a local attacker to delete any file on the system with the agent substring "agent" in its name.
rpm -Fvh aaa_base.rpm
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