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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2013-3709

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/23/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

WebYaST 1.3 uses weak permissions for config/initializers/secret_token.rb, which allows local users to gain privileges by reading the Rails secret token from this file.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-webyast-base
  • suse-upgrade-webyast-base-branding-default
  • suse-upgrade-webyast-base-testsuite

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