Medium: augeas

2014-02-03T15:28:00
ID ALAS-2014-286
Type amazon
Reporter Amazon
Modified 2014-09-16T22:30:00

Description

Issue Overview:

A flaw was found in the way Augeas handled certain umask settings when creating new configuration files. This flaw could result in configuration files being created as world writable, allowing unprivileged local users to modify their content. (CVE-2013-6412 __)

Affected Packages:

augeas

Issue Correction:
Run yum update augeas to update your system.

New Packages:

i686:  
    augeas-1.0.0-5.7.amzn1.i686  
    augeas-debuginfo-1.0.0-5.7.amzn1.i686  
    augeas-devel-1.0.0-5.7.amzn1.i686  
    augeas-libs-1.0.0-5.7.amzn1.i686

src:  
    augeas-1.0.0-5.7.amzn1.src

x86_64:  
    augeas-1.0.0-5.7.amzn1.x86_64  
    augeas-devel-1.0.0-5.7.amzn1.x86_64  
    augeas-libs-1.0.0-5.7.amzn1.x86_64  
    augeas-debuginfo-1.0.0-5.7.amzn1.x86_64