local privilege escalation in kernel

2009-08-28T14:29:52
ID SUSE-SA:2009:046
Type suse
Reporter Suse
Modified 2009-08-28T14:29:52

Description

A single critical security issues was fixed in the SUSE Linux Enterprise 9 and 10 kernels, which allowed local users to gain root privileges.

Solution

There is no known workaround, please install the update packages.