Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / 13.1 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : sudo redo (SSA:2010-258-03)

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New sudo packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0,
10.1, 10.2, 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, and -current to fix a
directory permissions issue. These replacement packages restore the
correct permissions to /var.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?7c2b6a06

Solution :

Update the affected sudo package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49238 ()

Bugtraq ID: 43019

CVE ID: