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Vulnerability of SUSE syslog-ng: privilege escalation via Package Update

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Package Update of SUSE syslog-ng, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted systems: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/05/2020.
Références of this alert: 1169385, CVE-2020-8019, SUSE-SU-2020:1221-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-32213.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Package Update of SUSE syslog-ng, in ord...
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This computer threat announce impacts software or systems such as SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability is medium.

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Fixes for this vulnerability are not yet public.
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