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Vulnerability of Salt: privilege escalation via API

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via API of Salt, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 04/11/2020.
Références of this announce: CVE-2020-17490, FEDORA-2020-5f08623da1, FEDORA-2020-9e040bd6dd, FEDORA-2020-f9fa7892f2, openSUSE-SU-2020:1833-1, openSUSE-SU-2020:1868-1, SUSE-SU-2020:3155-1, SUSE-SU-2020:3243-1, SUSE-SU-2020:3244-1, SUSE-SU-2020:3245-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-33808.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via API of Salt, in order to escalate his pr...
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This weakness impacts software or systems such as Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability announce 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 threat bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

Workarounds for this vulnerability are not yet public.
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