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Vulnerability of xawtv: read-write access

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions of xawtv, in order to read or alter data.
Vulnerable systems: Debian, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/06/2020.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2020-13696, DLA-2246-1, FEDORA-2020-93db553bb7, FEDORA-2020-cd5ad916e4, openSUSE-SU-2020:0784-1, openSUSE-SU-2020:0787-1, SUSE-SU-2020:1712-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-32456.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions of xawtv, in order to read or alter data.
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This weakness alert impacts software or systems such as Debian, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer vulnerability note 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 security bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

Debian 8: new xawtv packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: xawtv 3.103-3+deb8u1

Fedora 31: new xawtv packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 31: xawtv 3.107-2.fc31

Fedora 32: new xawtv packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 32: xawtv 3.107-1.fc32

openSUSE Leap 15.1: new xawtv packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 15.1: xawtv 3.103-lp151.3.3.1

SUSE LE 12 SP4-5: new xawtv packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP4: xawtv 3.103-6.3.1
  SUSE LE 12 SP5: xawtv 3.103-6.3.1

SUSE LE 15 SP1: new xawtv packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 15 SP1: xawtv 3.103-bp151.4.3.1

Ubuntu 16.04: new xawtv packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: xawtv 3.103-3+deb8u1build0.16.04.1
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