ESB-2018.2869 - [SUSE] shadow: Increased privileges - Existing account 2018-09-25

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                               ESB-2018.2869
             SUSE Security Update: Security update for shadow
                             25 September 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           shadow
Publisher:         SUSE
Operating System:  SUSE
Impact/Access:     Increased Privileges -- Existing Account
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade

Original Bulletin: 
   https://www.suse.com/support/update/announcement/2018/suse-su-20182834-1/
   https://www.suse.com/support/update/announcement/2018/suse-su-20182835-1/

Comment: This bulletin contains two (2) SUSE security advisories.

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for shadow
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:2834-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1106914 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
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   An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.

Description:

   This update for shadow fixes the following security issue:

   - Prevent useradd from creating intermediate directories with mode 0777
     (bsc#1106914)


Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Basesystem-15-2018-1993=1



Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      shadow-4.5-7.3.1
      shadow-debuginfo-4.5-7.3.1
      shadow-debugsource-4.5-7.3.1


References:

   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1106914

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   SUSE Security Update: Security update for shadow
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2018:2835-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1106914 
Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3
                    SUSE CaaS Platform ALL
                    SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0
                    OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7
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   An update that contains security fixes can now be installed.

Description:

   This update for shadow fixes the following security issue:

   - Prevent useradd from creating intermediate directories with mode 0777
     (bsc#1106914)

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-1994

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-1994

   - SUSE CaaS Platform ALL:

      To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard.
      It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger
      updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

   - SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0:

      To install this update, use the SUSE CaaS Platform Velum dashboard.
      It will inform you if it detects new updates and let you then trigger
      updating of the complete cluster in a controlled way.

   - OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-OpenStack-Cloud-Magnum-Orchestration-7-2018-1994=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):

      shadow-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debuginfo-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debugsource-4.2.1-27.19.1

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3 (x86_64):

      shadow-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debuginfo-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debugsource-4.2.1-27.19.1

   - SUSE CaaS Platform ALL (x86_64):

      shadow-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debuginfo-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debugsource-4.2.1-27.19.1

   - SUSE CaaS Platform 3.0 (x86_64):

      shadow-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debuginfo-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debugsource-4.2.1-27.19.1

   - OpenStack Cloud Magnum Orchestration 7 (x86_64):

      shadow-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debuginfo-4.2.1-27.19.1
      shadow-debugsource-4.2.1-27.19.1

References:

   https://bugzilla.suse.com/1106914

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