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A pesign security update has been released for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.4.

RHSA-2023:1066-01: Important: pesign security update

Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis: Important: pesign security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2023:1066-01
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Advisory URL:
Issue date: 2023-03-06
CVE Names: CVE-2022-3560

1. Summary:

An update for pesign is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.4
Extended Update Support.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability
from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux AppStream EUS (v.8.4) - aarch64, x86_64

3. Description:

The pesign packages provide the pesign utility for signing UEFI binaries as
well as other associated tools.

Security Fix(es):

* pesign: Local privilege escalation on pesign systemd service

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.

4. Solution:

For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:

5. Bugs fixed (

2135420 - CVE-2022-3560 pesign: Local privilege escalation on pesign systemd service

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux AppStream EUS (v.8.4):




These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from

7. References:

8. Contact:

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