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weakness alert CVE-2019-10136

Spacewalk: privilege escalation via Client Token Checksums

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Client Token Checksums of Spacewalk, in order to escalate his privileges.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 06/09/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2019-10136, SUSE-SU-2019:14163-1, SUSE-SU-2019:2317-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-30259.
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Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Client Token Checksums of Spacewalk, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This computer vulnerability note impacts software or systems such as SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

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

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

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

Solutions for this threat

SUSE LE 11: new spacewalk packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 11 SP3: spacewalk 4.0.5-6.12.2
  SUSE LE 11 SP4: spacewalk 4.0.25-28.42.1

SUSE LE 15: new spacewalk-backend packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: spacewalk-backend 4.0.25-3.23.1
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: spacewalk-backend 4.0.25-3.23.1
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