SUSE has issued an advisory on July 14:
The issue was fixed upstream in 3.19.0:
It's this one:
"enforce stricter parsing of configuration files (#427, #431)"
Fixed upstream in 3.19.0
We have both version 3.19.0 & version 3.20.1 already in Cauldron, but note this bug is for Mageia 8.
All sort of packagers have committed this, but assigning it to NicolasS because you did the most recent version update to fix a CVE.
The updated package fixes a security vulnerability:
Improved coredump handing for SUID binaries. (bsc#1192449)
Updated package in core/updates_testing:
Fixed upstream in 3.19.0 =>
MGA8-64 Plasma on Acer Aspire 5253
No installation issues
Just followed the tests as in bug 30473
# logrotate -l=logr.log //etc/logrotate.conf
# ll /var/lib/logrotate.status
-rw-r----- 1 root root 1071 Jul 20 10:39 /var/lib/logrotate.status
]# ll /var/lib/logrotate.status
-rw-r----- 1 root root 1071 Jul 20 10:40 /var/lib/logrotate.status
Looks all OK.
Validating. Advisory in Comment 2.
An update for this issue has been pushed to the Mageia Updates repository.
openSUSE advisory for this: