FreeBSD : sudo -- sudoedit information disclosure (a268ef4a-0b35-11d9-8a8a-000c41e2cdad)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A new feature of sudo 1.6.8 called 'sudoedit' (a safe editing
facility) may allow users to read files to which they normally have no
access.

See also :

http://www.sudo.ws/sudo/alerts/sudoedit.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?267aefe8

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36920 (freebsd_pkg_a268ef4a0b3511d98a8a000c41e2cdad.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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