Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : sudo (MDKSA-2004:133)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Liam Helmer discovered a flow in sudo's environment sanitizing. This
flaw could allow a malicious users with permission to run a shell
script that uses the bash shell to run arbitrary commands.

The problem is fixed in sudo 1.6.8p2; the provided packages have been
patched to correct the issue.

See also :

http://www.sudo.ws/sudo/alerts/bash_functions.html

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)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 15738 (mandrake_MDKSA-2004-133.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1051

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