openSUSE2021:0845-1: moderate: Security update for inn

openSUSE Security Update: Security update for inn ______________________________________________________________________________
Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2021:0845-1 Rating: moderate References: #1182321 Cross-References: CVE-2021-31998 Affected Products: openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP2 ______________________________________________________________________________
An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.
Description:
This update for inn fixes the following issues:
– CVE-2021-31998: change user to news before calling innupgrade, which could have allow local privilege escalation. [boo#1182321]
This update was imported from the openSUSE:Leap:15.2:Update update project.
Patch Instructions:
To install this openSUSE 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:
– openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP2:
zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2021-845=1

Package List:
– openSUSE Backports SLE-15-SP2 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
inn-2.6.2-bp152.2.8.1 inn-devel-2.6.2-bp152.2.8.1 mininews-2.6.2-bp152.2.8.1
References:
www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2021-31998.html bugzilla.suse.com/1182321