[ALSA-2020:0903] Important: zsh security update
Type:
security
Severity:
important
Release date:
2020-03-19
Description:
The zsh shell is a command interpreter usable as an interactive login shell and as a shell script command processor. Zsh resembles the ksh shell (the Korn shell), but includes many enhancements. Zsh supports command-line editing, built-in spelling correction, programmable command completion, shell functions (with autoloading), a history mechanism, and more. Security Fix(es): * zsh: insecure dropping of privileges when unsetting PRIVILEGED option (CVE-2019-20044) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • zsh-5.5.1-6.el8_1.2.x86_64.rpm
  • zsh-html-5.5.1-6.el8_1.2.noarch.rpm
Notes:
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