FreeBSD : sudo -- privilege escalation with bash scripts (bdd1537b-354c-11d9-a9e7-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A Sudo Security Alerts reports :

A flaw in exists in sudo's environment sanitizing prior to sudo
version 1.6.8p2 that could allow a malicious user with permission to
run a shell script that utilized the bash shell to run arbitrary
commands.

See also :

http://www.courtesan.com/sudo/alerts/bash_functions.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?ab1f69ba

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36239 (freebsd_pkg_bdd1537b354c11d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl)

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