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Vulnerability of Fossil: code execution via Symlink Or Reserved Name

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a vulnerability via Symlink Or Reserved Name of Fossil, in order to run code.
Impacted software: openSUSE Leap.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 21/09/2020.
Références of this announce: CVE-2020-24614, openSUSE-SU-2020:1478-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-33370.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a vulnerability via Symlink Or Reserved Name of Fossil, in order to run code.
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This security alert impacts software or systems such as openSUSE Leap.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security weakness is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of user account.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security announce.

Solutions for this threat 

openSUSE Leap 15, SUSE LE 15: new fossil packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.2: fossil 2.12.1-lp152.2.3.1
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