Vigil@nce - openSUSE, SUSE LE: privilege escalation via /usr/sbin/pinger
January 2020 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop,
Consequences: privileged access/rights.
Provenance: user shell.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 15/11/2019.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can bypass restrictions via /usr/sbin/pinger of openSUSE or SUSE LE 15, in order to escalate his privileges.
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