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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2012-2653

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/12/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

arpwatch 2.1a15, as used by Red Hat, Debian, Fedora, and possibly others, does not properly drop supplementary groups, which might allow attackers to gain root privileges by leveraging other vulnerabilities in the daemon.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-arpwatch
  • suse-upgrade-arpwatch-debuginfo
  • suse-upgrade-arpwatch-debugsource
  • suse-upgrade-arpwatch-ethercodes-build

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