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rgmanager: Privilege escalation

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1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 201110-18 / rgmanager
Release Date October 22, 2011
Latest Revision October 22, 2011: 1
Impact normal
Exploitable local
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
sys-cluster/rgmanager < 2.03.09-r1 >= 2.03.09-r1 All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #352213

Synopsis

A vulnerability was found in rgmanager, allowing for privilege escalation.

2.  Impact Information

Background

rgmanager is a clustered resource group manager.

Description

A vulnerability has been discovered in rgmanager. Please review the CVE identifier referenced below for details.

Impact

A local attacker could gain escalated privileges.

3.  Resolution Information

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All rgmanager users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
  ">=sys-cluster/rgmanager-2.03.09-r1"

4.  References



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