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SuSE 9.0 security update for susehelp

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SuSE 9.0 security update for susehelp

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/01/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
11/18/2015

Description

The system is missing one or more SuSE security patches. The susehelp package contained a bug which allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands as wwwrun user. This has been fixed. Certain ACL entries have been added too, so that the susehelp CGI scripts cannot ne invoked from outside anymore.

Solution(s)

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