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Vulnerability of polkit: vulnerability

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

A vulnerability of polkit was announced.
Vulnerable products: Fedora, openSUSE, openSUSE Leap, RHEL.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 15/07/2015.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2015-3256, FEDORA-2015-11058, FEDORA-2015-11743, openSUSE-SU-2015:1734-1, openSUSE-SU-2015:1927-1, RHSA-2016:0189-01, VIGILANCE-VUL-17388.

Description of the vulnerability 

A vulnerability of polkit was announced.
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This computer vulnerability impacts software or systems such as Fedora, openSUSE, openSUSE Leap, RHEL.

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

Solutions for this threat 

Fedora: new polkit packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 21: polkit 0.113-4.fc21
  Fedora 22: polkit 0.113-1.fc22

openSUSE: new polkit packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE 13.1: polkit 0.113-9.1
  openSUSE 13.2: polkit 0.113-3.8.1
  openSUSE Leap 42.1: polkit 0.113-6.1

RHEL 7.2: new polkit packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 7: polkit 0.112-6.el7_2
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