Fedora has issued an update for system-config-network. This fixes a security issue, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to bypass certain security restrictions.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error in the "consolehelper" configuration files. This can be exploited to run the "system-config-network" program with root privileges and change the network configuration.
Solution: Apply updated packages via the yum utility ("yum update system-config-network").
Provided and/or discovered by: Reported by the vendor.
Original Advisory: https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-May/msg00974.html
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