FreeBSD : sudo -- environmental variable CDPATH is not cleared (045944a0-6bca-11d9-aaa6-000a95bc6fae)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

A sudo bug report says :

sudo doesn't unset the CDPATH variable, which leads to possible
security problems.

See also :

http://www.sudo.ws/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=155
http://www.sudo.ws/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=155
http://www.nessus.org/u?4e0cc1db

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18825 (freebsd_pkg_045944a06bca11d9aaa6000a95bc6fae.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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