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Vulnerability of openSUSE: privilege escalation via hylafax

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via hylafax of openSUSE, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable software: openSUSE Leap.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 14/07/2020.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2020-8024, openSUSE-SU-2020:0958-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-32809.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via hylafax of openSUSE, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This threat impacts software or systems such as openSUSE Leap.

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

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

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

Solutions for this threat 

openSUSE Leap 15.1: new hylafax+ packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: hylafax+ 7.0.2-lp151.4.3.1
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