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RHSA-2013:0663: sssd security and bug fix update

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RHSA-2013:0663: sssd security and bug fix update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
03/19/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/21/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

SSSD (System Security Services Daemon) provides a set of daemons to manageaccess to remote directories and authentication mechanisms. It providesNSS (Name Service Switch) and PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules)interfaces toward the system and a pluggable back end system to connect tomultiple different account sources.When SSSD was configured as a Microsoft Active Directory client by usingthe new Active Directory provider (introduced in RHSA-2013:0508), theSimple Access Provider ("access_provider = simple" in"/etc/sssd/sssd.conf") did not handle access control correctly. If anygroups were specified with the "simple_deny_groups" option (in sssd.conf),all users were permitted access. (CVE-2013-0287)The CVE-2013-0287 issue was discovered by Kaushik Banerjee of Red Hat.This update also fixes the following bugs:All users of sssd are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, whichcontain backported patches to correct these issues.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-libipa_hbac
  • redhat-upgrade-libipa_hbac-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-libipa_hbac-python
  • redhat-upgrade-libsss_autofs
  • redhat-upgrade-libsss_idmap
  • redhat-upgrade-libsss_idmap-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-libsss_sudo
  • redhat-upgrade-libsss_sudo-devel
  • redhat-upgrade-sssd
  • redhat-upgrade-sssd-client
  • redhat-upgrade-sssd-debuginfo
  • redhat-upgrade-sssd-tools

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