SUSE-SU-2023:0100-1: important: Security update for sudo

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Thu Jan 19 14:18:52 UTC 2023

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for sudo

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2023:0100-1
Rating:             important
References:         #1207082 
Cross-References:   CVE-2023-22809
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2023-22809 (SUSE): 7.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for sudo fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2023-22809: Fixed an arbitrary file write issue that could be
     exploited by users with sudoedit permissions (bsc#1207082).

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2023-100=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL (x86_64):



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