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Vulnerability of openSUSE/SUSE permissions: privilege escalation via pcp

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via pcp of openSUSE/SUSE permissions, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: SLES.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 25/01/2021.
Références of this announce: 1171883, CVE-2020-8025, SUSE-SU-2021:0197-1, SUSE-SU-2021:1292-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-34402.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via pcp of openSUSE/SUSE permissions, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This computer threat alert impacts software or systems such as SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness announce 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 computer weakness bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

SUSE LE 15 RTM: new pcp packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 RTM: pcp 3.11.9-5.11.5

SUSE LE 15 SP2: new permissions packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP2: permissions 20181224-23.3.1
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